Accounting | Dipl - Western Iowa Tech Community College
Western Iowa Tech Community College
Accounting | Dipl

Accounting | Dipl

Degree
Diploma
Credits
39
Location
Online
Sioux City
Estimated Program Costs Required Classes Entrance Requirements

This program prepares individuals to provide technical administrative support to professional accountants and other financial management personnel.

Students must earn a ā€œCā€ or better in all core courses before participating in an internship, service learning, or on-the-job training. A ā€œCā€ or better in all core courses is also required for graduation.

ACC 131 Principles of Accounting I is a pre-requisite for many courses in the Accounting program. It is recommended this course be taken in the students first semester and in a face-to-face setting, if possible.

It is recommended students take program courses in sequence.

Students must earn a C (2.0) or better in all required courses with an ACC prefix before graduation.

ACC 171 Sales & Use Tax is a Spring only, online course.

ACC 311 Computer Accounting is offered as an evening hybrid course in the summer term, subject to enrollment.

CSC 116 information Computing is a suggested pre-requisite for the Accounting Diploma. This course can be taken concurrently with other first semester courses but should be taken before BCA 147 Basic Spreadsheets

Students pursuing the Accounting Diploma will be required to take the NOCTI exam in the same semester as ACC 171 Sales & Use Tax.

Meet Your Advisor

Colleen Clifford
Colleen Clifford
Career Navigator
colleen.clifford@witcc.edu
712.317.3126
Sioux City Campus, Admissions A303
Book an Appointment https://www2.witcc.edu/admissions/colleen

Career Options

People with accounting careers prepare accounting records and handle billing, taxes, and payroll.

Required Classes for Accounting | Dipl

SDV 108 The College Experience 1
ACC 131 Principles of Accounting I 4
MAT 102 Intermediate Algebra 4
BCA 147 Basic Spreadsheets 2
BCA 148 Advanced Spreadsheets 2
FIN 121 Personal Finance 3
     
ACC 132 Principles of Accounting II 4
ACC 161 Payroll Accounting 3
ACC 171 Sales & Use Tax 1
ADM 162 Office Procedures 3
PSY 102 Human and Work Relations OR 3
SPC 122 Interpersonal Communication 3
     
ACC 261 Income Tax Accounting 3
ACC 311 Computer Accounting 3
ADM 154 Business Communication 3

Entrance Requirements

ACC 131 Principles of Accounting I is a pre-requisite for many courses in the Accounting program. It is recommended this course be taken in the students first semester and in a face-to-face setting, if possible. 
It is recommended students take program courses in sequence. 
Students must earn a C (2.0) or better in all required courses with an ACC prefix before graduation. 
ACC 171 Sales & Use Tax is a Spring only, online course. 
ACC 311 Computer Accounting is offered as an evening hybrid course in the summer term, subject to enrollment. 

CSC 110 Introduction to Computers is a suggested pre-requisite for the Accounting Diploma. This course can be taken concurrently with other first semester courses but should be taken before BCA 147 Basic Spreadsheets 

Students pursuing the Accounting Diploma will be required to take the NOCTI exam in the same semester as ACC 171 Sales & Use Tax.

 

Meet Your Faculty and Staff

Jennifer McCune
Jennifer McCune
Accounting/Business Instructor
jennifer.mccune@witcc.edu
712.317.3241
Sioux City Campus, Room L314
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Dr. Michael Rohlena
Assoc Dean of Instruction for Career & Technical Education
michael.rohlena@witcc.edu
712.317.3128
Sioux City Campus, Room B107
 

Estimated Program Costs

In-state tuition and fees: $7,683.00 *
Out-of-state tuition and fees: $7,722.00 *
Educational fees: $97.00/semester
Estimated books: $200.00/semester
Estimated transportation and personal expense: $2,273.00/semester
Estimated student housing and meals: $3,075.00/semester

* This is an approximate cost based on tuition and fees set by the Board of Directors before each school year. Course level fees may also apply. Additional charges for licensure or credential testing may be a part of your program.