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Summer 2021

Spring class registration opens on April 16.  

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.  

ACCT 2010: Introductory Accounting I
Online Asynchronous | Available May 24 – Aug 13
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. Marshall Kasten | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 2010: Introductory Accounting I
Online Synchronous | May 24 – Aug 9 | Mondays 6:30-9:30pm | No class on May 31 & Jul 5
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.    Gary Brooks | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 2020: Introductory Accounting II 
Online Synchronous | May 24 – Aug 9 | Mondays 6:30-9:30pm | No class on May 31 & Jul 5
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. Noel Montesa | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 3110: Intermediate Accounting I  
Online Synchronous | May 24 – Aug 9 | Mondays 6:30-9:30pm | No class on May 31 & Jul 5
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 24 – Aug 9 | Mondays 6:30-9:30pm | No class on May 31 & Jul 5
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.             
Nammy Lee | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 3140: Cost Accounting     
Online Synchronous | May 25 – Aug 10 | Tuesdays 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.
William Cardine | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 4450: Federal Taxation I  
Online Synchronous | May 26 – Aug 11 | 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.
Todd Falcone | 3 UG credits | Elective

ACCT 5210: Introductory Auditing          
Online Synchronous | May 27 – Aug 12 | 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 25 – Aug 10 | 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 3120.
Todd Falcone | 3 GR credits | Elective

ACCT 5480: Corporate Governance & Ethics   
Online Synchronous | May 25 – Aug 12 | Thursdays 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 5710: Business Law
Online Asynchronous | Available May 24 – Aug 13 | Optional synchronous sessions TBA.
Cover 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 Pao | 3 GR credits | Elective


*Asynchronous online courses at SCPS can sometimes include synchronous sessions. Instructors can require attendance for these sessions the dates are listed. For synchronous class sessions whose dates are listed, attendance is strongly encouraged. These sessions can be recorded for students who are unable to attend.

 

* 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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