2016-2017 College Catalog 
    Jan 24, 2021  
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Transfer, A.S.

Degree Code: A09

Associate in Science

Program Coordinator: Edwin Muenzner- 860-215-9456

Accounting is concerned with the preparation and maintenance of adequate, informative, and accurate systems of financial records for all kinds of public and private organizations and is among the fastest growing occupations in Southeastern Connecticut. This program is designed primarily for students who plan to transfer to a four-year college. Students are urged to investigate and select the institution which they will transfer as early as possible since each transfer situation must be planned to meet specific baccalaureate requirements.

Accounting Transfer Curriculum Requirements


° Course has a prerequisite. Students should check course description.

* Indicates common course numbering within Connecticut Community College system.

Students should consult with their academic advisor regarding the minimum number of credits to be taken at TRCC and limits on non-traditional credits.  25% of TRCC degree requirements must be completed with TRCC coursework.  Up to 50% of degree requirements can be fulfilled with non-traditional credit.  Non-traditional credit includes CLEP/DSST exams, Credit by Exam, APL credit, and Military credit.   

Grand Total: 60

Accounting Transfer, Associate in Science Degree Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of all program requirements, graduates will be able to:

  1. demonstrate knowledge of general business vocabulary specific to the field of Accounting.
  2. demonstrate knowledge of those principles and skills applicable to general business and those specific to the field of Accounting.
  3. demonstrate the ability learned principles and skills to unique factual settings using correct vocabulary.
  4. have obtained a well-rounded general education.
  5. successfully transfer to a 4-year college/university.