"Numbers at Night" Accounting Associate Program

The Numbers at Night program is desinged for working adults. All accounting courses are offered in a face-to-face classroom via night delivery on Monday or Thursday evenings and also via online delivery. The remainder of the courses are available via FlexNet, online, or night delivery.

Program costs include tuition of $146.00 (2012-13 rate) per semester hour. Textbook costs vary depending upon where purchased.

"Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks held about 2.1 million jobs in 2008 and are employed in nearly every industry. Employment of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks is projected to grow by 10 percent during the 2008-18 decade. This occupation is one of the largest growth occupations in the economy, with about 212,400 new jobs expected over the projections decade."

US Department of Labor
Bureau of Labor Statistics

Potential Job Titles

  • Accounting Assistant
  • Accounting Associate
  • Accounting Technician
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Billing Specialist
  • Bookkeeper
  • Cash Manager
  • Collections Specialist
  • Enrolled Agent
  • Finance Associate
  • Inventory Clerk
  • Junior Accountant
  • Office Manager
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Purchasing Clerk

Course Schedule

Accounting Associate A.S. Degree

Fall 2012 (1st Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-142 Financial Accounting**
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
SDV-116 Strategies for Online Academic Success
FlexNet
1.0
ENG-105 Composition I
FlexNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 10.0

Fall 2012 (2nd Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-146 Managerial Accounting**
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
CSC-110 Intro to Computers
FlexNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Spring 2013 (1st Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-311 Computer Accounting
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
ENG-106 Composition II
FlexNet
3.0
ADM-131 Office Calculators
Flexlab
1.0
 
Total Hours: 10.0

Spring 2013 (2nd Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-108 Payroll Applications
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
ACC-364 Excel for Accounting
FlexNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Summer 2013

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
MAT-156 Statistics I
TBA
3.0
OR
MAT-111 Math for Liberal Arts
FlexNet
3.0
ECN-120 Principles of Macroeconomics
FlexNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Fall 2013 (1st Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-211 Intermediate Accounting**
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
PSY-111 Introduction to Psychology
FlexNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Fall 2013 (2nd Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-221 Cost Accounting**
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
PHI-145 Introduction to Ethical Conflicts
FlexNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Spring 2014 (1st Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-266 Tax Accounting
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
ACC-932 Internship
1 hour arranged, 2 hours OJT
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Spring 2014 (2nd Half)

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-212 Intermediate Accounting II
Mondays or Thursdays 5:30pm-8:05pm
3.0
SPC-112 Public Speaking
FlextNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Summer 2012-13 or 2013-14

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ENV-131 Env. Science, Future Alternatives
FlextNet
1.0
ENV-133 Env. Science, Population Problems
FlextNet
1.0
ENV-135 Env. Science, Pollution Problems
FlextNet
1.0
HIS-211 Modern Asian History
FlextNet
3.0
 
Total Hours: 6.0

Additional Summer 2012-13 or 2013-14 Offerings

Course # Course Title
Credit Hours
ACC-111 Intro to Accounting
3.0
ACC-142 Financial Accounting
3.0
ACC-146 Managerial Accounting
3.0
ACC-364 Excel Accounting
3.0
ACC-932 Internship
3.0
**direct transfer accounting courses to Buena Vista University

Instructors

Dr. Dawn A. Humburg 515-574-1281 humburg@iowacentral.edu BIO
Stacy Johnson 515-574-1286 johnson_stacy@iowacentral.edu BIO