Academic Programs

Accounting Specialist

Associate of Applied Science Degree
Program Description
Sioux City Campus
Also Offered Completely Online

This program prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Students must earn a “C” or better in all core courses before participating in an internship, service learning, or on-the-job training. A “C” or better in all core courses is also required for graduation. 

NOTE: If students choose to volunteer with VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) to meet their Service Learning requirement, they must have already taken ACC 261 Income Tax Accounting or be taking in concurrently in the Spring semester. VITA will require a weekly commitment during tax season. Join the WITCC Accounting Club and have some fun!

Required Classes

SDV 108 The College Experience.............................................. 1
ACC 131 Principles of Accounting I........................................... 4
MAT 102 Intermediate Algebra.................................................. 4
BCA 147 Basic Spreadsheets.................................................... 2
BCA 148 Advanced Spreadsheets............................................. 2
FIN 121 Personal Finance........................................................ 3
ACC 132 Principles of Accounting II.......................................... 4
ACC 161 Payroll Accounting...................................................... 3
ACC 171 Sales and Use Tax...................................................... 1
ACC 261 Income Tax Accounting.............................................. 3
ACC 311 Computer Accounting................................................. 3
ECN 120 Principles of Macroeconomics OR............................ 3
ECN 130 Principles of Microeconomics.................................... 3
ACC 221 Cost Accounting......................................................... 3
ACC 231 Intermediate Accounting I........................................... 4
BUS 185 Business Law I............................................................ 3
ADM 154 Business Communication........................................... 3
SPC 112 Public Speaking.......................................................... 3
SDV 153 Pre-Employment Strategies........................................ 2
ACC 232 Intermediate Accounting II.......................................... 4
BUS 186 Business Law II........................................................... 3
PHI 105 Introduction to Ethics.................................................. 3
FIN 130 Principles of Finance.................................................. 3
MGT 975 Service Learning OR.................................................. 1
MGT 938 On-the-Job Training.................................................... 2
PSY 102 Human and Work Relations OR................................. 3
SPC 122 Interpersonal Communication.................................... 3

Program Total............................................................ 68

Contacts

Jennifer McCune MBA CPA, Ext 1401, Room L314, jennifer.mccune@witcc.edu
Jane Clausen, Ext 1482, Room L314, jane.clausen@witcc.edu
Take the Next Step
Visit at 4647 Stone Avenue, Sioux City, Iowa 51106
4647 Stone Avenue
Sioux City, Iowa 51106
Call 800.349.4649 or 712.274.6400
800.352.4649
712.274.6400
Email info@witcc.edu
info@witcc.edu