Current Term Classes - Accounting

Prepare for the CPA Exam

Summer 2022

Class registration opens on March 31sth (date may be subject to change).  

The School of Continuing and Professional Studies may cancel, modify, or make substitutions for any published class or program, may change instructors, and may change the dates and times a class is offered. The information published here and in the catalog is subject to change. For the most up-to-date and complete information, please use the SIS Class Search.  

Current course listings for Accounting Certificate (teach-out phase) and Post Bac Accounting Certificate.

 

Accounting | Undergraduate

ACCT 2010: Introductory Accounting I (Cancelled)
Online Synchronous | May 24-Aug 9 | Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Designed to introduce students to the language of business, the course begins with the role of financial data in contemporary society, proceeds to develop the accounting model for capturing financial data, and finishes with the problems of measuring and reporting income, assets, liabilities, and equities.
Lester Reid | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 2020: Introductory Accounting II
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Continuation of ACCT 2010. Approximately one third of the course deals with additional financial accounting topics, emphasizing managerial considerations and financial analysis. Cost accumulation, allocation, and product cost methods are studied in a manufacturing setting. Matters such as evaluation of performance planning, cost behavior, and special decisions are emphasized.  Prerequisite: ACCT 2010.
Megan Burke| 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 3110: Intermediate Accounting I
Online Synchronous | May 25-Aug 10 | Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm
An intensive study of the generally accepted accounting principles for asset valuation, income measurement, and financial statement presentation for business organizations, and the processes through which these principles evolve.  Prerequisite: ACCT 2020.
Leon Hutton| 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 3120: Intermediate Accounting II
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Continuation of ACCT 3110, emphasizing accounting for the equities of a firm's investors and creditors. Covers special problem areas in financial accounting including accounting for leases, pensions, and income taxes.  Prerequisite: ACCT 3110.
Xiaoli Yuan | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 3140: Cost Accounting
Online Synchronous | May 25-Aug 10 | Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Addresses analysis of cost behavior and volume profit relationships; responsibility accounting and reporting flexible budgets; and the use of standard costs to guide and control performance.  Prerequisite: ACCT 2020.
Wendy Achilles | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 4450: Federal Taxation I
Online Synchronous | May 25-Aug 10 | Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm
An analysis of the federal income tax law and its application to individuals. A study is made of problems covering personal and business tax situations. Several cases are assigned for which the student prepares illustrative tax returns.  Prerequisite: ACCT 2020 or instructor permission.
Harvey Hutchinson | 3 UG credits | Elective

ACCT 5210: Introductory Auditing    
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Examines auditing methodology through a study of auditing standards. Includes the nature of evidence, program planning, work papers, internal control evaluation, types of audit tests, and audit reports.  Prerequisite: ACCT 3120 
Richard Evans | 3 GR credits | Required

ACCT 5460: Federal Taxation II          
Online Synchronous | May 24-Aug 9 | Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Analyzes the federal income tax law and its application to corporations, shareholders, partnerships, partners, estates, and gift transactions.  Prerequisite: ACCT 4450.
Nicholas Granado| 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5480: Corporate Governance & Ethics 
Online Synchronous | May 24-Aug 9 | Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Provides in-depth understanding of corporate governance and ethics related to the public accounting profession. Explores different ethical decision-making models and apply formal corporate governance frameworks to resolve ethical conflicts as faced by accountants. Examines the challenges to ethical decision-making faced by internal accountants & auditors and learn to evaluate & resolve ethical conflict.
Michael Hood | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5490: Cybersecurity for Accounting (CANCELLED)   
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Provides essential knowledge needed to make sound strategic decisions related to investments in cybersecurity. Explores methods used to raise general security awareness, review current industry practices, and develop knowledge needed to adapt policies to protect and safeguard proprietary information.
Gary Brooks | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5710: Business Law      
Online Asynchronous | Available May 23-Aug 11
Covers key areas of law that affect businesses. Topics that are covered include but are not limited to an introduction to the American legal system, Constitutional law, torts, contracts, sales, commercial paper, agency law, employment law, partnerships, corporations, hybrid entities, regulation of business, property law, and bankruptcy law.
Roger Chung-Ming Pao | 3 GR credits | Elective

 

Accounting | Post Baccalaureate

ACCT 3010: Introductory Accounting I
Online Synchronous | May 24-Aug 9 | Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Designed to introduce students to the language of business, the course begins with the role of financial data in contemporary society, proceeds to develop the accounting model for capturing financial data, and finishes with the problems of measuring and reporting income, assets, liabilities, and equities.
Lester Reid | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 3020: Introductory Accounting II
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Continuation of ACCT 3010. Explores additional financial accounting topics with focus on managerial considerations and financial analysis. Cost accumulation, allocation, and product cost methods are studied in a manufacturing setting. Matters such as evaluation of performance planning, cost behavior, and special decisions are emphasized. Prerequisite: ACCT 3010.
Megan Burke| 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 5110: Intermediate Accounting I
Online Synchronous | May 25-Aug 10 | Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Provides an intensive study of the generally accepted accounting principles for asset valuation, income measurement, and financial statement presentation for business organizations, and underlying processes behind principles.  Prerequisite: ACCT 3020.
Leon Hutton| 3 GR credits | Required

ACCT 5120: Intermediate Accounting II
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Continuation of ACCT 5110. Provides an in-depth study of accounting for the equities of a firm's investors and creditors. Covers special problem areas in financial accounting including accounting for leases, pensions, and income taxes. Prerequisite: ACCT 5110.
Xiaoli Yuan | 3 GR credits | Required

ACCT 5140: Cost Accounting
Online Synchronous | May 25-Aug 10 | Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Addresses analysis of cost behavior and volume profit relationships, responsibility accounting and reporting flexible budgets, and the use of standard costs to guide and control performance.  Prerequisite: ACCT 3020.
Wendy Achilles | 3 GR credits | Required

ACCT 5210: Introductory Auditing    
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Examines auditing methodology through a study of auditing standards. Includes the nature of evidence, program planning, work papers, internal control evaluation, types of audit tests, and audit reports.  Prerequisite: ACCT 5120. 
Richard Evans | 3 GR credits | Required

ACCT 5450: Federal Taxation I           
Online Synchronous | May 25-Aug 10 | Wednesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Analyzes the federal income tax law and its application to individuals. Creates a study of problems covering personal and business tax situations. Assigns several cases for which the student prepares illustrative tax returns.  Prerequisite: ACCT 3020 or Instructor Permission.
Harvey Hutchinson | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5460: Federal Taxation II          
Online Synchronous | May 24-Aug 9 | Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Analyzes the federal income tax law and its application to corporations, shareholders, partnerships, partners, estates, and gift transactions.  Prerequisite: ACCT 5450.
NIcholas Granado | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5480: Corporate Governance & Ethics 
Online Synchronous | May 24-Aug 9 | Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm
Provides in-depth understanding of corporate governance and ethics related to the public accounting profession. Explores different ethical decision-making models and apply formal corporate governance frameworks to resolve ethical conflicts as faced by accountants. Examines the challenges to ethical decision-making faced by internal accountants & auditors and learn to evaluate & resolve ethical conflict.
Michael Hood | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5490: Cybersecurity for Accounting     
Online Synchronous | May 26-Aug 11 | Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm
Provides essential knowledge needed to make sound strategic decisions related to investments in cybersecurity. Explores methods used to raise general security awareness, review current industry practices, and develop knowledge needed to adapt policies to protect and safeguard proprietary information.
Gary Brooks | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5710: Business Law      
Online Asynchronous | Available May 23-Aug 11
Covers key areas of law that affect businesses. Topics that are covered include but are not limited to an introduction to the American legal system, Constitutional law, torts, contracts, sales, commercial paper, agency law, employment law, partnerships, corporations, hybrid entities, regulation of business, property law, and bankruptcy law.
Roger Chung-Ming Pao | 3 GR credits | Elective


*Asynchronous online courses at SCPS can sometimes include synchronous sessions. Attendance is strongly encouraged but not mandatory. Synchronous sessions will be recorded. 

* The information contained on this website is for informational purposes only. The Undergraduate Record and Graduate Record represent the official repository for academic program requirements.

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