Apr 23, 2024  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
2022-2023 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting - Tax Specialist, A.A.S.

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The primary objective of the Associate of Applied Science in Accounting -Tax Specialist program is to provide the opportunity for students to develop high levels of technical and occupational preparation in the discipline of tax accounting.  The two-year program requires course work in financial accounting, managerial accounting, income tax, intermediate accounting, payroll, and computerized accounting.  Upon graduation, the student will have the educational background for employment at the paraprofessional level.  While several of the courses listed below do transfer, this specific program has not been designed for transfer. 


  • If placement indicates a need for mathematics or reading developmental courses, those courses should be completed before the student enrolls in ACCT-2110 .
  • Student must earn a grade of ‘C’ or higher in all courses to earn an Accounting A.A.S. degree.

SJC First Year Experience Requirement: 3 Credits

General Education Requirements: 15-16 Credits


Suggested Course Sequence for Full-Time Students:

Students who for any reason are unable to follow the suggested course sequence should contact an academic advisor for help with adjustments.

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