Business: Beacon Accounting
Teacher: Alicia Nicholson
College bound students will gain accelerated and in-depth training in the recording and interpreting of financial records of various business enterprises. Students will be prepared for advanced placement in college accounting and business administration programs or post high school employment as a bookkeeper, accountant, auditor or tax preparer. Students will actively engage in a simulated Stock Market Game to analyze how an accounting background can be important to all aspects of business. This course provides an excellent foundation for students who plan to attain a college degree in any business major. This course may be used to meet the mathematics graduation requirement. This course is not recognized as a core curriculum course for the NCAA. Students may choose to register with Suffolk County Community College to take this course for 3 college credits through the BEACON Program. Please refer to page 8 for BEACON information (tuition and due dates).
College Articulation Agreements:
Suffolk Community College Fee: $171/3 Credits
ACC101 – Financial Accounting I