Accounting Specialist

Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Workforce Development

Classes offered at following campus(es)

  • Metro
  • Northeast
  • Online
  • Southeast
  • West

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(918) 595-7639
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Whether you are already working in the field of accounting or are ready to develop your problem solving and financial skills for the workplace, our accounting program has plenty to offer. Strong demand for professionals with accounting degrees or certificates ensures that those who complete TCC’s accounting program will have plenty of career options. Opportunities range from jobs as bookkeepers for small firms, to public accountants, to auditors and all the way to chief financial officers of large corporations.

Our program develops marketable skills necessary to succeed in a variety of jobs across the field of accounting. If you already are employed in the accounting field, our program provides upgraded training to help you advance in your career. We offer an associate degree or four certificate options, which vary from 21 to 30 total credit hours to completion.

We invite you to browse our accounting degree and certificate programs and begin your journey into this rewarding career field.

General Education Requirements: 18 Hours

Economics 3 hours

ECON 2013 Principles of Macroeconomics

English 6 hours

*ENGL 1113 Composition I

And select one course from the following:
*ENGL 1213 Composition II
*ENGL 2333 Technical/Professional Writing
*ENGL 2343 Business Communication I

Mathematics 3 hours

* **MATH 1513 College Algebra

Social Science 6 hours

POLS 1113 American Federal Government

And select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present

*Course has prerequisite.
** Recommended to be taken during first term.

Specialized Course Requirements: 42 Hours

Accounting 15 hours

*ACCT 2213 Financial Accounting
*ACCT 2223 Managerial Accounting
*ACCT 2243 Payroll Administration
*ACCT 2363 Income Tax I
*ACCT 2393 Accounting Information Systems

Computer Information Systems 9 hours

CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications
*CSCI 2033 Excel
*CSYS 2073 MS Office

Accounting Specialist Option 18 hours

Accounting 12 hours

*ACCT 2313 Intermediate Accounting I
*ACCT 2323 Intermediate Accounting II
*ACCT 2333 Cost Accounting
*ACCT 2403 Income Tax II

Business 6 hours

BUSN 2313 Business Law I
*BUSN 2213 Small Business Management

Total Credit Hours: 60

*Course has prerequisite.

Workforce Development Degree Information

Workforce development degree and certificate programs are designed to prepare students for direct entry into the workforce. They may advance students within their current career positions or open doors to new career opportunities. Coursework may apply towards a degree at a four-year university; check with an advisor for further information. The number of hours that apply to a degree will vary from one university to another.

Program & Degree Info

  • Academic Programs
  • Degree/Certificates
    • Associate's Degree
    • University Transfer Degrees
    • Workforce Degrees & Certificates