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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Enter the world of debits and credits with an Associate of Science Degree in Accounting.  Our accounting students receive a broad background in business as well as detailed instruction in manual and computerized accounting systems. Join us in this fun and fast-paced program and learn all about accounting - the language of business.

STUDENT PROFILE

As an accounting student, you should:

  • Develop strong communication and critical thinking skills
  • Produce detailed and accurate work

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

Students who complete the Associate Degree in Accounting should be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency in using Microsoft Office
  • Design a marketing plan
  • Demonstrate effective business communications
  • Describe the components of a legal contract
  • Demonstrate bookkeeping skills
  • Compute basic business mathematics
  • Identify management functions
  • Apply the basic theories of economics

CAREER OUTLOOK

Graduates of the Accounting Degree program are prepared to work for both non-profit and for-profit businesses.  Possible positions include:

  • Accountant
  • Tax Preparation
  • Administrative or Executive Assistant
  • Bursar
  • Business Management
  • Bookkeeper