Accounting and Banking

The Certificate in Accounting prepares students for work within the managerial field of accounting. In addition to accounting principles, practices, and software, the curriculum focuses on business law, management, and operation of the microcomputer and common computer applications.

The Certificate in Banking prepares students for work in the banking industry. The curriculum focuses on accounting, banking principles, business law, communications, management, marketing, spreadsheets, and operation of the microcomputer and common computer applications.

Graduation Requirements

ENGL 111G Rhetoric and Composition with a C or higher; placement into college-level math and reading courses or completion of developmental courses with a C or higher; cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher; the last 15 credits taken at NMSU.

ACCT 101. Supplemental Instruction to ACCT 221

1 Credit

Collaborative workshop for students in ACCT 221 – Financial Accounting. Course does not count toward departmental degree requirements. May be repeated up to 2 credits. Restricted to Las Cruces campus only.

Corequisite(s): ACCT 221.

ACCT 200. A Survey of Accounting

3 Credits

Emphasis on financial statement interpretation and development of accounting information for management. For engineering, computer science, and other non business majors. Community Colleges only.

Prerequisite: one C S course or consent of instructor.

ACCT 221. Financial Accounting

3 Credits

Interpretation and use of financial accounting information for making financing, investing, and operating decisions.

ACCT 222. Management Accounting

3 Credits

Development and use of accounting information for management decision making.

Prerequisite(s): ACCT 221.


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