The world of accounting provides the opportunity to work with financial information at many different levels. Accountants prepare financial statements, track production costs and profit figures, calculate payroll and taxes, and monitor accounts payable and receivable. Accountants also have the ability to choose the type of industry they work in and the kind of accounting they do.
The associate of applied science degree program prepares students to begin successful careers in the accounting profession. The associate degree program includes accounting and related business courses and college-level general education courses. The program features both manual and computerized accounting systems. Students receive comprehensive training in preparation for a variety of employment situations. (Program Length: 5 Semesters minimum)
View the Accounting Technology Program Fact Sheet for additional information.
Students that choose PSYC 1101 as their Area II elective could also complete the diploma in Accounting.
Accounting assistant, accounting clerk, audit clerk, bookkeeper, staff accountant, junior accountant