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					                                             Accounting Weekend College
   Business                                                                         Program Sequence
                                                                                    Fall Semester
Accounting Weekend College                                                          +     ACC111 Financial Accounting                                      4
                                                                                          MGT110 Management                                                3
                           Students in accounting develop a high                                                                                           3
                                                                                                 Mathematics Elective
                           degree of technical skills in accounting                                                                                       10
                           systems and business organization.                       Spring Semester
                           The accounting programs provide busi-                    +     ACC112        Managerial Accounting                              4
                           ness-related experience on modern                              BUS221        Business Law                                       3
                           equipment. Courses utilize personal                            CIS114        Microsoft Applications                             3
                           computers and electronic printing cal-                                                                                         10
                           culators. The Accounting degree pro-                     Fall Semester
                           gram is designed to help students attain                 +     ACC240        Business Income Tax Accounting                        3
                                                                                          ENG111        Composition I                                         3
   technical accounting skills and a broad knowledge of business
                                                                                                        Social/Behavioral Science Elective                    3
   fundamentals. Accounting systems are studied as they are ap-                                                                                               9
   plied every day in business and industrial organizations.                        Spring Semester
                                                                                    +     ACC120        Payroll Accounting                                    3
                                                                                    +     ACC140        Personal Income Tax Accounting                        3
                                                                                                        General Studies Elective                              3
Career Options                                                                                                                                                9
  Employment both nationally and in the state of Ohio is ex-                        Fall Semester
  pected to grow about as fast as the average through the year                      +                   Computer Accounting Elective                          3
  2008. As the economy grows, the number of businesses will                                             Humanities Elective                                   3
  increase as well as the need for accountants. The accounting                                                                                                6
  profession generally has a low rate of turnover; therefore, open-                 Spring Semester
  ings will be primarily created through retirements and promo-                                                                                               3
                                                                                    +     ACC230        Auditing
  tions.                                                                                  ENG112        Composition II                                        3
                                                                                                                                                              6
                                                                                    Fall Semester

                                                                                    +     ACC211        Intermediate Accounting I                             3
                                                                                    +     ACC221        Cost Accounting I                                     3
                                                                                                                                                              6
Education Pays                                                                      Spring Semester

    Average Weekly Earnings Based on Educational Attainment                         +     ACC212        Intermediate Accounting II                            3
                                                                                    +     ACC222        Cost Accounting II                                    3
                                                                        $1,421                                                                                6
                                                                         Doctoral




                                                           $1,129                       Weekend College is offered on Fridays and Saturdays.
                                                             Master’s




                                             $937                                    + Students must attain a 2.00 grade point average in
                                                                                       each of these courses to graduate.
                                              Bachelor’s




                                 $699                                                     ** Course curriculum is subject to change. Please consult with an
                $583                                                                               Academic Advisor for up-to-date information
                                 Associate
                   High School




                                                                                    Contact Information
                                                                                             For Program Information, Contact:
                Based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
                                                                                                         Von Plessner, Dean
                                                                                                         Business Division
                                                                                                         (419) 267-1348
                                                                                                         vplessner@northweststate.edu

                                                                                             For Admissions Information, Contact:
                                                                                                         Admissions Office
                                                                                                         (419) 267-1320
                          Northwest State Community College
                                                                                     Earning a degree at Northwest State seemed very
                                                                                     intimidating to me when I first began. Now that I have
Jim Barnes, Class of 1973                                                            graduated with an associate degree, I realize that the
                                                                                     education I earned presented me with many opportuni-
 Future Northwest State Students:                                                    ties that would not have otherwise been available to me.
                                                                                     It gave me the confidence to be successful, and the
 My name is Jim Barnes, and I am an alumnus of                                       skills to obtain a job in my field. A job that I love going
 Northwest State Community College where I                                           to everyday.
 graduated with an Associate Degree of Applied
 Business in Business Management. Today I am                                                                   - Karla Golding, Class of 2007
 the owner of JBS Office Solutions, Inc. with three
 offices located in Defiance, Napoleon and Lima,
 Ohio.

 There are many reasons why I chose to attend
 Northwest State. The main reason was because the
 program condensed my learning into a two-year
 plan. There were no prep courses, no red tape –
 simple and concise and to the point.

 Another factor to consider is that many of the in-
 structors at Northwest State are actually business
 people themselves, who continue to work in the           There have been several obstacles that I have had to
 industry while they are teaching at Northwest State.     overcome in my life that have given me the determina-
 Often times they will bring case studies or tools that   tion to work hard and be the best that I can be in both
 they use in their own businesses into the classroom.     my personal and professional life.
 This makes the lessons they teach highly credible
 and relevant, not solely based on theories from a         Northwest State gave me the opportunity to achieve
 text book but on facts from real life scenarios.         these goals by offering flexible classes that fit into my
                                                          busy schedule. My instructors were also a big help. They
 In spite of their demands in the private sector,         offered constant advice and encouragement that helped
 my instructors were very helpful while I was at          me to succeed in even the most difficult classes.
 Northwest State. They understood my goals and                                   - Leslie Witsaman, Class of 2007
 respected my commitments outside of the class-
 room. They really made me feel welcome and stood
 shoulder to shoulder with all of their students to
 help them achieve their goals. As a matter of fact, I              Northwest State Service Area
 still keep in touch with some of my instructors.

 Your investment of modest time and money at
                                                                                                   Metamora Campus
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                                                                        Montpelier
 Northwest State Community College will return a                        Campus                        Fulton


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 lifetime of great value to you and your family.
                                                                          Williams                   Northwest State
 Sincerely,                                                                                          Community College
 Jim Barnes

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Numbers to Call                                                                            Campus Center
  Admissions: (419) 267-1320
  Financial Aid: (419) 267-1333
  Main Campus: (419) 267-5511                                              Paulding
  Metamora Campus Center: (419) 644-9000
  Or Visit Our Web Site at
            www.northweststate.edu                                   Van Wert Campus
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