Accounting and Finance: Accounting

The Accounting and Finance: Accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting and finance profession. Accountants and finance professionals assemble and analyze, process, and communicate essential information about financial operations.

Course work may include accounting, finance, ethics, business law, computer applications, financial planning, insurance, marketing, real estate, selling, and taxation. Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking skills, and ethics.

Accounting is a track under the curriculum title of Accounting and Finance. It is designed to provide students with the knowledge necessary for employment in the accounting and business sectors of the economy.

For more information, contact Tim Broadwell, Instructional Coordinator, at 252-493-7308 or tbroadwell@email.pittcc.edu.

Accounting Firms
Small Businesses
Manufacturing Firms
Banks
Hospitals
School Systems
Governmental Agencies

Principles of Financial Accounting
Principles of Managerial Accounting
Individual Income Taxes
Accounting Software Applications
Intermediate Accounting
Auditing & Assurance Services
Introduction to Business
Business Law I
Business Finance
Statistical Analysis
Introduction to Computers
Spreadsheet
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
Business Ethics
International Business
Payroll Accounting
Fraud Examination

Students will demonstrate how to analyze, understand, and record business transactions.
Students will understand the preparation and presentation of financial statements such as Income Statements and Balance Sheets.
Students will understand the interpretation of financial statements to gauge a company’s health and prospects.
Students will learn specialized topics like Auditing, Payroll, Business Law, Finance, and Income Taxes.