Accounting is vital to successful business operations. Accounting graduates can look forward to an exciting and rewarding career in a variety of business settings.
Lakeland's Accounting program recognizes the growing importance of the use of technology. Through the use of accounting-related software, this program provides students with the computer knowledge and skills needed for success in the accounting field.
Certificates are also available.
Note: Students planning to transfer to a four-year college are encouraged to take ENGL 1120 English Composition II in addition to the following requirements.
|First Semester||Credit Hours|
|ACCT 1100||Introduction to Financial Accounting ||4|
|BUSM 1300||Introduction to Business||3|
or ENGL 1111
|English Composition I (A) 1
or English Composition I (B)
|FINN 1100||Personal and Family Finance||2|
|FYEX 1000||First Year Experience||1|
|MATH 1040||Applied Business Mathematics 2||2|
|MATH 1050||Mathematics of Finance 2||2|
|ACCT 1200||Introduction to Managerial Accounting ||3|
|ACCT 1270||Financial Analysis Using Spreadsheets ||3|
|ACCT 2150||Accounting Information Systems ||3|
|BUSM 2100||Business Law I||3|
or ECON 2600
|Principles of Macroeconomics
or Principles of Microeconomics
|ACCT 2100||Intermediate Accounting I ||4|
|ACCT 2110||Managerial Accounting: Cost ||4|
|ACCT 2390||Taxation of Individuals||3|
|COMM 1000||Effective Public Speaking||3|
|ACCT 2200||Intermediate Accounting II ||4|
|ACCT 2210||Managerial Accounting: Finance ||4|
|MATH 2130||Business Statistics I||3|
|Select course(s) from the Arts and Humanities Electives list||3|
|Select course(s) from the Related Electives list||3|
|Total Credit Hours||63|
English course selection is based on placement test results (ENGL 1111 English Composition I (B) is 4 credits, only 3 credits apply to the degree).
Students planning to transfer to a four-year college should take a sequence of math as advised by their counselor.
BUSM 2800 Business Co-op Experience is limited to 2 credits.
Students who substitute MATH 1650 College Algebra or higher for the required combination of MATH 1040 Applied Business Mathematics and MATH 1050 Mathematics of Finance can apply MATH 1040 Applied Business Mathematics and/or MATH 1050 Mathematics of Finance to their Related Electives credits.
|Any Business Management (BUSM) course(s) except BUSM 1300 or BUSM 2100 3||3|
|ECON 2500||Principles of Macroeconomics||3|
|or ECON 2600||Principles of Microeconomics|
|FINN 1200||Fundamentals of Investing||2|
|Any Information Technology (ITCS, ITDB, ITIS, ITON) course(s) except ITIS 1520|
|MATH 1040||Applied Business Mathematics 4||2|
|MATH 1050||Mathematics of Finance 4||2|
|MATH 2135||Business Statistics II||3|
|Arts and Humanities Electives|
|ARTS 1120||Art Appreciation||3|
|ARTS 2220||Survey of Art I||3|
|ARTS 2230||Survey of Art II||3|
|ENGL 2250||Survey of American Literature I||3|
|ENGL 2260||Survey of American Literature II||3|
|ENGL 2280||Survey of British Literature I||3|
|ENGL 2290||Survey of British Literature II||3|
|HUMX 1100||Introduction to Humanities||3|
|HUMX 1200||The American Experience in the Arts||3|
|MUSC 1200||Music Appreciation||3|
|MUSC 1215||World Music||3|
|MUSC 1800||Popular Music: Rock, Jazz, Country, and Hip-Hop||3|
|MUSC 2200||Music History and Literature I||3|
|MUSC 2250||Music History and Literature II||3|
|PHIL 1500||Introduction to Philosophy||3|
|PHIL 2000||Comparative Religion||3|
|PHOT 1000||History of Photography||3|