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Advanced and Continuous Studies in Accounting, Associate in Science

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3+1 Program in Accounting 

New Jersey City university (Njcu) 

Students in this accounting option of the “3+1” program graduate with an associate degree from OCC in General Studies Business (choosing designated courses) and then matriculate into the Advanced and Continuous Studies program - Accounting Option (AS.ACS.ACCT), allowing for financial aid to continue and for the full 90 credits to transfer to the aligned four-year university.  The 300-level courses included in this option have been developed by OCC in conjunction with our four-year partner, New Jersey City University (NJCU).  Upon successful completion, no course shall be repeated.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
ACCT 261 Intermediate Accounting I 3
ACCT 263 Cost Accounting 3
BUSN 249 Operations Management 3
BUSN 252 Business Law II 3
BUSN 275 Principles of Finance 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
ACCT 262 Intermediate Accounting II 3
ACCT 265 Auditing 3
ACCT 390 Accounting Information Systems 3
BUSN 291 International Business: A Cultural Perspective 3
ECON 300 Money and Banking 3
 Credit Hours15
 Total Credit Hours30