May 20, 2018  
Guam Community College 2011-2012 Catalog 
Guam Community College 2011-2012 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, A.S.

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Program Mission

The mission of the Accounting program is to develop an accounting workforce reflecting the needs arising from the continual changing economic business environment in the Guam community and the region.

Program Description

The Accounting program will train individuals for employment in accounting fields and provide employees working in accounting-related fields the knowledge to upgrade job skills. Students are offered opportunities to experience learning environments through service learning that educate, empower, and enable students to be civically engaged—gaining skills that lead to participatory leadership, effective citizenship, and increased volunteerism.

Program Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs):

Upon successful completion of the AS in Accounting program, students will be able to:

  1. Apply accounting theory and principles to accounting procedures and practices for either financial and/or hospitality accounting systems.
  2. Demonstrate computer-based knowledge of the accounting cycle and the ability to perform necessary procedures at each step of the cycle for various types of business.
  3. Develop dispositions and values suitable to the practice of accounting in the real world.

A. General Education Requirements

Please refer to the new General Education  requirements in this catalog.

Minimum Total General Education Requirements - 19

Total Technical Requirements - 26

Total Related General Education & Technical Requirements - 15

Total Credits Required - 60

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