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2016-2017 Academic Catalog 
2016-2017 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting, AAS

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My Academic Plan (MAP) - Accounting Fall 2016
Degree: Associate of Applied Science in Business Administration (AAS - Non Transferable)
Major Code: 0300-01
Advising: Cheryl Keymer, ckeymer@northark.edu
Advising Center: M184 South Campus (870) 391-3115

This MAP serves as a guideline to graduate in 4 semesters. The Key Milestones/Prerequisites listed for each semester highlight significant achievements that must be completed in the degree track. Students who do not follow the four semester plan and/or who do not complete identified milestones may jeopardize their financial aid (if applicable) and/or delay graduation. Please refer to the Northark catalog or advisor for any changes or modifications which may have occurred after the publication of this document.

  • Program Application Required: No

Academic Preparedness

Northark recognizes the important connection between student success and academic preparedness. Students may be required to complete one or more of the following courses before enrolling in the MAP sequence of courses. Summer and/or intercession courses may be required to graduate within 4 semesters. Developmental course credits earned do not count towards degree completion requirements.

** A course can only be used once**

Business Administration

The AAS in Business Administration is for the student who wants a two-year degree program providing current skills leading to employment in the field of business. Due to the broad range of careers available in this field, the degree has four areas of specialization (emphases) to accommodate most students’ needs: (1) Accounting; (2) Office Management; (3) Management; or Logistics & Supply Chain Management. Additionally, specific course requirements may be modified to accommodate student career goals with written approval of the Department Chair/Dean. More detailed descriptions of each area of specialization follow.

Accounting Emphasis

The Accounting Emphasis stresses modern accounting practices and how they fit into modern business practice. The critical importance of proper business ethics in the accounting profession is emphasized in this program.

Total Credits: 15

Total Credits: 15

Total Credits: 15

Total Credits: 15


Electives: Choose from any BA, CIS, ECON or MM course.

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