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Information about Fall 2020 at JCC

Business: Accounting (A.A.S.)

Study accounting at JCC

The Business: Accounting degree program (A.A.S.) at Jamestown Community College prepares you for careers in accounting and interpreting financial information. You can pursue roles such as junior accountant, payroll accountant, receivables/payables clerk, and bookkeeper immediately after graduation. While at JCC, you’ll take courses in accounting, computer science, law, management, and communication.

If you're interested in a professional career in public accounting (CPA) or management accounting (CMA), check out our Business: Business Administration degree.

Program is available online.

As of spring 2021, students are not permitted to enroll in this program, which will be discontinued in 2022. For more information, please contact the program director

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Courses

Semester 1

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

BUS 1510: Principles of Financial Accounting

4

Mathematics Elective

Recommended:

MAT 1500: Problem Solving

3 Mathematical Reasoning

ENG 1510: English Composition I

3 College Composition

INT 1555: Inquire

2 Critical and Integrative Reasoning

Social Sciences Elective

Recommended:

PSY 1510: General Psychology

3 Cultural Understanding
  • Check with the financial aid office about credit load, aid eligibility, and Excelsior scholarship.
  • Discuss career plans with your advisor since this is not an appropriate degree for a student planning to pursue a higher degree in accounting.

Semester 2

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

BUS 1520: Principles of Managerial Accounting

4

BUS 1410: Accounting Fundamentals

3

ENG 1530: English Composition II

3 Oral Communication

Social Sciences Elective

Recommended:

SOC 1510: Introduction to Sociology

3 Global Perspectives Scientific Reasoning: Social Sciences

CSC 1560: Computer Applications Software I

4
  • Check with the financial aid office about credit load, aid eligibility, and Excelsior scholarship.

Semester 3

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

BUS 2270: Introduction to Taxation or

BUS 2590: Advanced Managerial Accounting

3

BUS 2550: Marketing or

BUS 2570: Principles of Management or

BUS 2630: Human Resource Management

3

BUS 2580: Management and Organizational Behavior

3

Natural Sciences Elective

Recommended:

BIO 1510: Health Science

3 Scientific Reasoning: Natural Sciences

Elective

Recommended:

ENG 1580: Introduction to Technical Writing

3
  • Check with the financial aid office about credit load, aid eligibility, and Excelsior scholarship. 

Semester 4

  •   SUNY
  •   JCC
Course Credits Requirements Met

BUS 2270: Introduction to Taxation or

BUS 2590: Advanced Managerial Accounting

3

BUS 1610: Personal Finance or

BUS 2510: Corporate Finance

3

BUS 2530: Business Law I or

BUS 2540: Business Law II

3

Electives (LAS Specific)

Recommended:

CMM 1610: Public Speaking

3

Elective

Recommended:

BUS 2010: Business Internship

1-3
  • Check with the financial aid office about credit load, aid eligibility, and Excelsior scholarship.