Current Term Classes - Accounting

Prepare for the CPA Exam

Spring 2022

Class registration opens on November 29th (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
Online Synchronous | Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 24 - May 2              
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.
Nammy Lee | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 2010: Introductory Accounting I   
Online Synchronous | Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 25 - May 3              
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.
​​​​​​​Nammy Lee | 3 UG credits | Required

ACCT 2020: Introductory Accounting II 
Online Synchronous | Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 24 - May 2              
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 | Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 19 - Apr 27             
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 | Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 20 - Apr 28             
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 | Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 19 - Apr 27             
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 | TBA           
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.
TBA | 3 UG credits | Elective

ACCT 5250: Advanced Auditing
Online Synchronous | Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 20 - Apr 28             
Builds on the concepts and practice examples from introductory auditing to provide students with an in-depth understanding of professional standards, the audit process, advanced audit techniques, and the auditor's role in ensuring that publicly issued financial statements are fairly presented. Prerequisite: ACCT 5210
Richard Evans | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5310: Topics in Advanced Accounting       
Online Synchronous | Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 24 - May 2              
Studies accounting and financial reporting for partnerships, business enterprise segments, home office/branch office, foreign transactions and translation, business combinations, and other intercorporate investments and consolidated statements.  Prerequisite: ACCT 3120
Gary Brooks | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5410: Fraud Examination 
Online Synchronous | Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 25 - May 3              
Focuses on the principles and methodology of fraud detection and deterrence. Examines how and why occupational fraud is committed, how fraudulent conduct can be deterred, and how allegations of fraud should be investigated and resolved. Prerequisite: ACCT 3120
Michael Hood | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5460: Federal Taxation II 
Online Synchronous | Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 25 - May 3              
Analyzes the federal income tax law and its application to corporations, shareholders, partnerships, partners, estates, and gift transactions.  Prerequisite: ACCT 4450
Todd Falcone | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

 

Accounting | Post-Baccalaureate

ACCT 3010: Intro Acct I 
Online Synchronous | Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 24 - May 2              
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.
Nammy Lee | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Required             

ACCT 3010: Intro Acct I 
Online Synchronous | Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 25 - May 3              
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.
Nammy Lee | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Required           

ACCT 3020: Intro Acct II
Online Synchronous | Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 24 - May 2              
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 or ACCT 2010                  
Noel Montessa | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Required

ACCT 5110: Intermediate Accounting I  
Online Synchronous | Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 19 - Apr 27             
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 or ACCT 2020.                       
Leon Hutton | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Required

ACCT 5120: Intermediate Accounting II
Online Synchronous | Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 20 - Apr 28             
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 or ACCT 3110.                       
Nammy Lee | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Required

ACCT 5140: Cost Accounting     
Online Synchronous | Wednesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 19 - Apr 27             
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 or ACCT 2020.                  
Wendy Achilles | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Required

ACCT 5250: Advanced Auditing
Online Synchronous | Thursdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 20 - Apr 28             
Builds on the concepts and practice examples from introductory auditing to provide students with an in-depth understanding of professional standards, the audit process, advanced audit techniques, and the auditor's role in ensuring that publicly issued financial statements are fairly presented. Prerequisite: ACCT 5210                             
Richard Evans | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5310: Topics in Advanced Accounting       
Online Synchronous | Mondays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 24 - May 2              
Studies accounting and financial reporting for partnerships, business enterprise segments, home office/branch office, foreign transactions and translation, business combinations, and other intercorporate investments and consolidated statements.  Prerequisite: ACCT 5120 or ACCT 3120
Gary Brooks | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5410: Fraud Examination 
Online Synchronous | Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 25 - May 3              
Focuses on the principles and methodology of fraud detection and deterrence. Examines how and why occupational fraud is committed, how fraudulent conduct can be deterred, and how allegations of fraud should be investigated and resolved. Prerequisite: ACCT 5120 or ACCT 3120                            
Michael Hood | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5450: Federal Taxation I  
Online Synchronous | TBA           
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.
TBA | 3 post-baccalaureate credits | Elective

ACCT 5460: Federal Taxation II 
Online Synchronous | Tuesdays, 6:30-9:30pm | Jan 25 - May 3              
Analyzes the federal income tax law and its application to corporations, shareholders, partnerships, partners, estates, and gift transactions.  Prerequisite: ACCT 5120.                
Todd Falcone | 3 post-baccalaureate 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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