Accounting Systems/Information Management Associates Degree (ACC.AAS.INFOMGMT)

The modern corporation recognizes a strong interrelationship among accounting, data processing and management. The Accounting Systems-Information Management program is designed to meet the need for individuals to effectively function within a modern business environment. Graduates of this program will be prepared to perform more knowledgeably and effectively in the interrelated areas of accounting, data processing and management.

This program has been articulated with some area high schools. Recent high school graduates may have earned credit in this program through high school coursework. Refer to the Dual Credit webpage for more information.

Students enrolled in this program who intend to transfer should consult the Transfer Center.

Overview for College Success Credits
OCS 121 1
Overview for College Success (OCS 121) is a class that will help you plan and assist you in becoming a better student and support you in your work/life balance. OCS 121 credit is not calculated in the course minimum credit totals listed in this section.


Cluster 1 Credits
ENG 101 Composition and Rhetoric 3
ACC 120 Financial Accounting 4
BUS 108 Introduction to Business 3
MIS 101 Computer Literacy and Applications 3
GROUP IV Mathematics Elective (MTH 165 recommended) 3
OAT 100 Basic Keyboarding Skills (optional) [1] 1.5
Cluster 2 Credits
OAT 143 Excel 3
OAT 172 Business Communication 3
ACC 121 Managerial Accounting 3
MIS 205 Computer – Systems Development 3
GROUP II Humanities Elective 3
SPE 108 Oral Communication 3
Cluster 3 Credits
BLW 201 Introduction to Business Law 3
ACC 130 Computerized Accounting (Quickbooks) 3
MIS 250 Information Systems Administration 3
MIS 110 Microsoft Windows Operating Systems 3
GROUP III Social and Behavioral Science Elective 3
Cluster 4 Credits
ACC 200 Cost Accounting 3
BUS 220 Principles of Management 3
BUS 227 Human Resources Administration 3
MIS 206 Field Project I 3
Business Elective (Defined as any ACC, BUS, BLW, OAT, CIS/MIS or ECO 202.) 3
Minimum for Degree: 64
1. Keyboarding is an expected proficiency of touch typing control shown by taking OAT 100 or having had high school course(s) or demonstrating proficiency through ECEP.

Contact Ona’ Johnson, Chairperson, Business Programs & Computer Technology Department at (708) 596-2000 ext. 2357, Room 3441, Main Campus.