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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 be willing to:

* Work hard
* Develop strong communication and critical thinking skills
* Produce detailed and accurate work

 

PREPARATION FOR ADMISSION

The following qualities and experiences may help prepare you for entry into this program:

* Prior office experience
* Above average math skills
* Detail-oriented
* Basic computer skills

 

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.

View or Print Degree Plan (pdf).