2018-2019 Catalog 
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2018-2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Study Sequence (AA)

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Vision Statement

Consistent with the mission of the University of Maine at Fort Kent, a regional university that serves the needs of the St. John Valley and the state of Maine, the Accounting Study Sequence fosters excellence in scholarship and academic achievement in an interactive educational environment.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Accounting Study Sequence is to develop students as liberally-educated citizens, life-long learners in a changing world, become proficient bookkeepers and accountants.

Program Description/Goals

The Accounting Study Sequence provides the two-year student with opportunities to develop skills toward careers in Accounting. This program fits within the mission, goals, outcomes, and procedures of the four-year Business Management Program concentration in Accounting. This program is designed for students who seek entry level positions in accounting and business management. It also serves as a gateway to a four-year degree.

Student Learning Outcomes

The Accounting Study Sequence prepares students for careers in accounting and business. The outcomes of the program are that the graduate will be a well-rounded, professional person who is literate, numerate, and analytical; this person will be appreciative of the arts and sciences as well as possess skills in interpersonal communication and leadership.

Program Requirements

  • General Education Requirements 29 credits

Techniques for Assessment

  1. Individual student electronic portfolio with demonstrations of knowledge and skills.
  2. Comprehensive exam of professional skills.

Suggested Course Sequencing

Spring Semester Freshman Year - Total 16 credits

Fall Semester Sophomore Year - Total 15 credits

Spring Semester Sophomore Year - Total 13 credits

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