Business, Computers & Information Technology

Accounting Program

Program Options

The Accounting program at Cowley College provides two options:

Associate of Arts (AA)

The Accounting AA degree is a transfer program concentrating on meeting basics that are transferable to four-year institutions.

Associate of Applied Science (AAS)

The Accounting Clerk AAS degree concentrates on the business-related courses necessary for immediate employment.

Core Classes

  • ACC1150 - Principles of Accounting I
  • ACC1160 - Principles of Accounting II
  • ACC1165 - Managerial Accounting

Accounting is known as the “language of business” because the terms and concepts are generally used in all fields of business. The accountant is the key figure in the reporting, analysis, and evaluation of relevant financial information to various users. The impact and importance of accounting information has to other business and related fields provides for many career opportunities for accountants. Accountants help to ensure that the nation's firms are run more efficiently and its public records kept more accurately.

For more information, please search our Academic Catalog.

Class Schedules

To see what classes are being offered in the current and upcoming semesters, go to Class Schedules and, under Department drop down, select Accounting.


The Business, Computers & Information Technology Department at Cowley College offers tuition and book scholarships to a limited number of qualified applicants.

To learn more about scholarship opportunities at Cowley College, click here.

For more information contact:

Sarah Mathews
Webb Brown Center — Main Campus
Office #202