Associate in Applied Science in Accounting

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Program Description

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Accounting program prepares students for entry-level positions. Learning centres on the accounting equation and the accounting cycle, recording financial transactions, and preparing financial statements.

PROGRAM LEARNING OUTCOMES

Upon successful completion, students are prepared to:

  • Perform basic accounting tasks and business math skills to maintain accurate accounting systems in for-profit organizations.
  • Communicate with stakeholders in a manner that reflects organizational culture and sensitivity to a diverse customer and community needs.
  • Perform basic office functions using standard and emerging technologies.
  • Demonstrate, in a work environment, effective self-management through efficient use of time and personal commitments.
  • Participate effectively in individual and group decision making.
  • Use critical thinking skills to make decisions that reflect legal and ethical standards of the accounting profession.
Last updated Aug 2018

About the School

Aloha, and welcome to Hawai'i Community College. Hawai'i CC is a two-year community college on Hawai'i Island. The college is based in Hilo with a new branch campus in Kona named Hawai'i Community Col ... Read More

Aloha, and welcome to Hawai'i Community College. Hawai'i CC is a two-year community college on Hawai'i Island. The college is based in Hilo with a new branch campus in Kona named Hawai'i Community College – P?lamanui that opened in Fall 2015. Read less