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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

Academic Catalog

2022-2023 Catalog 
    Apr 19, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting and Business, A.A.S.

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The choice of accounting as a career objective is appropriate for individuals with some aptitude for mathematics and an ability to concentrate on detail and analyze numerical data.

This program gives students a basic foundation in general education, as well as the vocational competencies necessary for entry-level employment in various fields of business and government. Students must complete a heavy concentration of accounting courses and other supporting courses for a minimum of 60 credits.

Program Pathway

First Year Fall   First Year Spring
Course Number Course Name Credits   Course Number Course Name Credits
ENG 101
English Composition 
*( ENG 101E  and ENG 101P  are approved substitutions for ENG 101) 
3   ENG 112 Technical Writing 3
MAT 109
MAT 160
Precalculus I
3   Gen Ed Biological/Physical Science 3
Gen Ed Arts/Humanities 3   ACC 102 Principles of Accounting II 3
ACC 101 Principles of Accounting I 3   BUS 104 Legal Environment of Business  3
CSC 102  Introduction to Information Technology  3   MGT 103 Principles of Management 3
TOTAL   15   TOTAL   15
Second Year Fall   Second Year Spring
Course Number Course Name Credits   Course Number Course Name Credits
Gen Ed Diversity 3   ECO 202 Microeconomic Principles 3
ECO 201 Macroeconomic Principles 3   ACC 205 Income Tax Accounting II 3
ACC 105 Income Tax Accounting I 3   ACC 202 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACC 201 Intermediate Accounting I 3   ACC 210 Managerial Accounting 3
IST 106 Spreadsheet Software 3   MGT 203 Finance 3
TOTAL   15   TOTAL   15

General Education Requirements (21-22 Credits)


Behavioral/Social Sciences

Biological/Physical Science



*A minimum grade of “C” or better is required for ENG-101, ENG-101E, and ENG-101P

Degree Requirement (60 Credits)

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