First Semester/Full Time
Grades 10, 11, 12
Criteria for Selection - None
Accounting is such an integral part of business that accounting has been called the “language of business. ”Principles of Accounting 1 is designed to provide students with an understanding of accounting for a service business organized as a proprietorship by completing the entire accounting cycle. This course is a must for students who plan to major in Accounting, Marketing, Business Management, or Finance in college. Accounting is a core requirement for all business majors in college (such as economics, finance, management, marketing, international business, and accounting). This course provides a great foundation in accounting principles, applications, and terminology. Computer integration is also incorporated using Microsoft Excel. Upon successful completion of Principles of Accounting 1 and 2, students are eligible to enroll in Honors Advanced Accounting 1 and 2.
In addition, the student may obtain three college credits through the Carlow University College in High School program. To obtain this credit, the student must also take Principles of Accounting 2 in the same school year, successfully complete the course as specified by the University, and pay the tuition charged by the University.