Courses Credits
GIT101   3
ACC111   3
ACC110   3
GIT110   3
ACC112   3
(or GIT105)
Business Communication
(or Office Communication Systems)

BUS102 Business Communication

This course is designed to expose the student to a variety of communication modes available to individuals employed in today's business environment. The following major areas are addressed: communication theory, electronic communications in business, oral presentations, ethical practices and written business documents. The importance of accurate communications and the development of language art skills are emphasized. Business communications and formats, including business reports, letters, and memos, are studied.

Prerequisite: GIT102 or 30 wpm and ENL108 or satisfactory basic skills assessment score.

Offered: Fall, Spring

GIT125   3
ACC115   3
BUS261 or ACC263  
Business Administration Cooperative Work Experience or VITA Practicum

BUS263 Business Administration Cooperative Work Experience

Students work in an organizational setting for no less than 150 hours to receive practical training and experience related to the student's academic program. All students enrolled in Business Administration programs are encouraged to take a cooperative work experience. This course is limited to students enrolled in Business Administration programs.

Prerequisite: Approval by the Business internship instructor

Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer.

ACC263 VITA Practicum

This Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) practicum provides an opportunity for students to perform a community service in cooperation with the Internal Revenue Service and the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. The course trains students to assist taxpayers in filling out tax returns. Students also staff centers on Cape Cod, helping local residents complete their tax returns.

Prerequisite: ACC101 or ACC111 or ACC201

Co-requisite: ACC110 (may be taken concurrently)

Offered: Spring

Total Credits 27