Aug 18, 2019  
2019-2020 Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Catalog

Business Management - Financial Accounting (certificate)


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Official Title of Certificate: Business Management - Financial Accounting, Certificate

Award: Certificate

Code: CRT.BMT.FIN-ACCOUNT

Total Credit Hours: A minimum of 18

About the Business Management Department

Purpose: To enhance and upgrade managerial and communication skills and prepare for careers in the 21st century including today’s technologically advanced workplace. Because the program is carefully tailored to job-related skills, full-time students can complete it in two terms.

Additional Program Requirements

Two core courses that provide a business-related background and a four-course concenrtration that allows the student to specialize in financial accounting.

Special Conditions


Financial Aid: This program has not been approved by the U.S. Department of Education for eligibility for federal student aid. Students enrolled in this program may not be eligible to receive financial aid from the U.S. Department of Education (Pell Grants, SEOG, Federal Work-Study, Direct Loans or PLUS loans) or the Maryland Higher Education Commission (Educational Assistance Grants, Senatorial Scholarships or Delegate Scholarships). For current information on eligible programs, contact Financial Aid by calling 410-777-2203, emailing finaid@aacc.edu or stopping by a Financial Aid office.

Certificate Graduation Requirements


See Academic Regulations on Graduation Requirements .

Program Requirements: 6 credits


Area of Concentration Requirements: 12 credits


Program Outcomes


Upon successful completion of this program, the student will be able to:

1.  Identify commonly used financial statements, their components, and how information from business transactions flows into these statements.

2.  Execute the process of managerial decision making, including planning, directing, and controlling activities in a business environment.

3.  Prepare financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles through analysis and synthesis of financial information.

This program aligns with the college’s core competencies.

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