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Accounting

Associate of Science Degree

Accounting opens doors in every kind of business. It can be the foundation to become a Certified Public Accountant or a partner in an accounting firm. Get a job in finance, at a small business or in government - the possibilities are endless. Accounting skills are in high demand and the world of accounting has become increasingly dynamic. CWC’s accounting program will prepare you for that world.

This is a transfer curriculum designed to help students acquire background skills needed to complete a four-year degree.

CourseCredits
Principles of Accounting I 4
Principles of Accounting II 3
Intermediate Accounting I 3
Cost Accounting 3
Business Communications 3
Public Speaking 3
Macroeconomics 3
Microeconomics 3
Intro to Information Management 3
College Algebra 4
Business Calculus 4
Mathematical Applications for Business 4
Bus Law I: Legal Environment of Business 3
Fundamentals of Statistics OR Intro. Statistics/Social Sciences 4

 

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

CourseCredits
Writing Level I 3
American & Wyoming Government 3
Lab Science 4
University Studies 1

Students must complete six (6) credits of General Education courses distributed over two (2) different general education areas, ARTS/HUM.

Total Credit Hours: 61


Accounting-Career

Associate of Applied Science

This degree is directed for careers in business and industrial accounting departments as accounting clerks and junior accountants.

Accounting-Career, AAS is a Wyoming Works program An orange circle with a buffalo at the center. Words say Wyoming Works, learn a skill that pays, central wyoming college

CourseCredits
Principles of Accounting I 4
Principles of Accounting II 3
Quickbooks Accounting 2
Income Tax 3
Intermediate Accounting I 3
Cost Accounting 3
Business Math I 3
Business Communications 3
Spreadsheet Applications 3
Macroeconomics 3
Microeconomics 3
Business Law I: Legal Environment of Business 3
Introduction to Business 3
Management and Organization 3
Business Ethics 3
Managing Career Development 3

Students must complete general education requirements that will provide students a general knowledge to help them complete a degree at CWC.

CourseCredits
Writing Level I 3
American & Wyoming Government  3
University Studies 1


Students must complete six (6) credits of General Education courses distributed over two (2) different general education areas, one of which is either WR2 or ORAL.

Total Credit Hours: 60

Certificates

Accounting-Bookkeeping, Certificate I is a Wyoming Works program An orange circle with a buffalo at the center. Words say Wyoming Works, learn a skill that pays, central wyoming college

This certificate prepares graduates for careers in the field of bookkeeping and accounting. Courses in the certificate teach basic bookkeeping skills, principles of accounting, journals, ledgers, spreadsheets, payroll concepts, payments, and reports. You'll learn the skills you need to help you advance along your career path. 

Total Credit Hours: 31

Explore gainful employment information, where you can find occupational information, estimated cost and time of program completion, and job placement opportunities. 

CourseCredits
Principles of Accounting I 4
Quickbooks Accounting 2
Business Math I 3
Business Communications 3
Spreadsheet Applications 3
Introduction to Business 3

 

Program Electives

Students must complete 9 credits from the following:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Communications
  • Computer Applications
  • Economics
  • Entrepreneur
  • Management
  • Marketing

 

General Ed. Requirements 

CourseCredits
Writing Level I 3
University Studies 1