Accounting AAS Degree
- Two year program
- Enter the workforce quickly
- Credits earned in the Accounting Certificate Level I and Advanced Technical Certificate in Professional Accountancy programs may be applied to this degree.
- Full program offered at LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball, LSC-University Park, and LSC-Online
- Accounting Departments
The Associate of Applied Science degree is awarded for successful completion of 60 credit hours as outlined. Students desiring a less comprehensive program should consider the accounting certificate program.
Please contact the Accounting Department at your campus for more information.
Credits earned in the Accounting Certificate Level I and Advanced Technical Certificate in Professional Accountancy programs may be applied to this degree.
|First Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|ACNT 1303||Introduction to Accounting I||3|
|BUSI 1301-or-BMGT 1327||Business Principles-or-Principles of Management||3|
|BCIS 1305||Business Computer Applications||3|
|HRPO 1311||Human Relations||3|
|Second Semester Courses||10 Credits|
|ACNT 1331||Federal Income Tax: Individual||3|
|SPCH 1321||Business and Professional Communication||3|
|PHED 1164||Introduction to Physical Fitness & Wellness||1|
|ACNT 1311||Intro to Computerized Accounting||3|
|Third Semester Courses||7 Credits|
|ACCT 2401||Principles of Financial Accounting||4|
|ENGL 1301||Composition & Rhetoric I||3|
|First Semester Courses||13 Credits|
|ACCT 2402||Principles of Managerial Accounting||4|
|ACNT 1347||Federal Income Tax for Partnerships and Corporations||3|
|ECON 2301-or-ECON 2302||Macroeconomics-or-Microeconomics||3|
|BUSI 2304||Business Writing and Correspondence||3|
|Second Semester Courses||12 Credits|
|BUSI 2301||Business Law||3|
|ACNT 2303||Intermediate Accounting I||3|
|MATH 1314||College Algebra||3|
|Elective||Department Approved Elective2||3|
|Third Semester Courses||6 Credits|
|Elective||Creative Arts/Language, Philosophy, and Culture Elective1||3|
|ACNT 2331||Internal Control and Auditing3||3|
|Accounting AAS Degree Program Total||60 Credits|
Median wage: $36,9501
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Accounting Clerk2
- Accounting Assistant2
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Average full-time tuition is $800 per semester.
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Lone Star College is an open-enrollment institution. Most students are accepted once they have completed the admissions process.
Lone Star College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on College to award Associate of Arts (AA), Associate of Arts in Teaching (AAT), Associate of Science (AS) and Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degrees.