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ACC 222 Payroll Accounting
Credit Hours:  3
Effective Term: Fall 2015
SUN#: None
AGEC: None  
Credit Breakdown: 3 Lectures
Times for Credit: 1
Grading Option: A/F Only
Cross-Listed:  


Description: Functions and practical operation of payroll accounting, with examinations of current payroll tax laws, methods of computing wages and salaries, timekeeping methods, and microcomputer software for payroll systems.

Prerequisites: ACC100 or ACC201

Corequisites: None

Recommendations: None

Measurable Student Learning Outcomes
1. (Application Level) Identify and apply the various laws that affect employers in their payroll operations.
2. (Synthesis Level) Perform various payroll computations by solving problems which apply payroll principles to certain situations.
3. (Application Level) Complete various governmental payroll forms.
4. (Application Level) Journalize the payroll entry.
5. (Application Level) Journalize the employer's payroll tax entry.
6. (Application Level) Prepare payroll registers.
7. (Application Level) Maintain employees' earnings records.
Internal/External Standards Accreditation
None