Jul 18, 2024  
2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook 
2023-2024 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Emphasis (Tennessee Transfer Pathway), A.S.

The Accounting emphasis is designed to provide the student with the first two years of education necessary to complete a baccalaureate degree in Accounting.

To facilitate success in this program, all students should enroll in ORN 1010 - Orientation: Learning to Succeed  during their first semester at DSCC.

Major/Concentration Codes: UTPS-UAC

Use DegreeWorks to view a sample degree plan.

To view a sample degree map by semester for this area of emphasis, go to Degree Map.


Total: 62 Semester Hours

*For lists of eligible electives, see the appropriate section of the General Education Core Curriculum Requirements .  Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville should take an Introduction to Ethics course as on of the humanities/fine Arts courses.

**Minimum one course in literature required.

***Students transferring to MTSU or UT Knoxville should take MATH 1630. Students transferring to UT Chattanooga or UT Martin should take a college algebra course.  UofM requires MATH 1710 or MATH 1830. APSU required MATH 1710 only. TSU requires MATH 1830 only. ETSU requires MATH 1530. TTU required MATH 1130. Johnson University requires MATH 1530.

****Students who plan to pursue the Accounting major or Accounting collaterals at UT Knoville will be required to take ACCT 203 or demonstrate competency by passing an ACCT 203 proficiency exam before moving forward with upper level Accounting coursework. Advisors are invited to contact the UTKnoxville Transfer Center to learn more about course equivalencies.

*****Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville must complete MATH 2050 - Calculus-based Probability & Statistics.

******Applied Calculus is NOT required at UT Martin, MTSU, or TTU. MATH  1830 is a prerequisite to MATH 2050 for UT Knoxville.

*******Students who intend to transfer to UT Knoxville should take MGT 201 equivalent, if available (BUSN 2330 or BUSN 1305, if BUSN 2330 not offered), as their elective.

Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville will be required to demonstrate intermediate level competency in Foreign Language before graduating from UT Knoxville. Students may demonstrate intermediate level competence after transferring to UT Knoxville.

Students who plan to transfer to UT Knoxville will be required to complete ENGL 295 at UT Knoxville if they have not completed an equivalent course at their community college. Advisors are invited to contact the UT Knoxville Transfer Center to learn more about course equivalencies.

Additional information regarding foreign language:

At some universities, foreign language may be required in certain programs that lead to the Bachelor of Science degree. Complete information regarding foreign language requirements at each university may be found on the transfer and articulation websites of the Tennessee Board of Regents and the University of Tennessee Systems. Community college students are encouraged to be familiar with foreign language requirements at the universities and, if applicable, complete the requirements before transferring.