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Accounting at Spalding University

Associate in Art/Science to Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Overview 

Completion of the following curriculum will satisfy the requirements for the Associate in Art or Science at the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and leads to the Bachelor of Science in Accounting at Spalding University. 

Admission Requirements 

  • A 2.0 GPA is recommended for admission to the BS in Accounting: 
  • 24 completed credits OR A conferred AA/AS degree
  • If less than 24 completed credits, a cumulative GPA of 2.0 is recommended
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Option 1

Student that have earned AS/AA qualify for the Block Credit Transfer (Gen Ed Certification status). This student would receive 60 hours of credit and enter Spalding as a Junior with 2 years left in their bachelors degree. The student will focus on classes specific to the Accounting. Below are the three business classes that must be taken to progress toward upper level Accounting course completion. We recommend taking the 3 progression classes, if possible, while pursuing your associate‚Äôs degree at JCTC. 

  • Associate of Arts = Gen Ed Certified
  • Associate of Science = Gen Ed Certified
  • Progression courses:
    • Spalding Math 231 (Statistics) at KCTCS STA 291 OR STA 151 OR STA 220
    • Spalding Econ 281 (Micro) at KCTCS ECO 201 OR ECO 260
    • Spalding Econ 282 (Macro) at KCTCS ECO 202 OR ECO 261

Option 2

This pathway is intended for students who have not earned their AS/AA and wish to transfer before completing their degree at Jefferson.

 
JCTC Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
ENG 101 Writing I  ENGL 109
ENG 102  Writing II  ENGL 110
COM 181  Basic Public Speaking  3 COMM 201
HIS XXX  Heritage 3 HIST XXX 
TBS XXX Any Philosophy - Humanities Gen Ed 3 PHIL XXX
ECO 201  Microeconomics 3 ECON 281
ECO 202  Macroeconomics 3 ECON 282
REL XXX  Any Religious Studies - Social/Behavioral Gen Ed 3 RS XXX
TBS XXX Natural Science with Lab (NS and SL) 4 TBS XXX
MAT 150 College Algebra 3 MATH 113
STA 151 or 220 Statistical Techniques 3 MATH 231

Subtotal General Education Core Courses: 34
 
TBS XXX means to be selected by KCTCS student.
One of these courses must be selected from the KCTCS identified Cultural Studies course list, indicate by placing (CS) next to the course name in Category 1 or 2 table. 

 
JCTC Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
ENG XXX Any English Literature - Humanities Gen Ed 3 ENG XXX
TBS XXX  Any Arts & Humanities Gen Ed 3 HUM XXX

Subtotal AA Requirement Courses: 6

 
JCTC Course Course or Category Credits Spalding Course
FYE 105 First-Year Experience 3 SU 100
CIT 105 Digital Literacy or IC3 Fast Track Test 0-3 Elective
COM 205 Business + Professional Communication 3 COMM 233
REL XXX  Any Religious Studies - Social/Behavioral Gen Ed 3 RS XXX
TBS XXX  Social Behavioral Science Gen Ed 3 TBD XXX
TBS XXX  Electives 6-9 TBD XXX

One of the courses taken at KCTCS must be selected from the KCTCS identified Cultural Studies course list to fulfill requirements for the Associate in Arts.

Subtotal Elective Courses: 21

TOTAL Associate Degree Hours: 60