Associate in Applied Science
70-71-72 Credit Hours, 18-Month Program
Students can complete this program online or on campus!
Because accountants and bookkeepers are an organization’s financial record keepers and assistants to management, graduation from this two-year program with an AAS degree can lead to good-paying career opportunities.
What you’ll learn
You will learn the principles of accounting and the concepts behind the principles, and receive up-to-date training on some of the latest accounting software available. You will learn payroll accounting, taxes, managerial accounting, and more. You also will have
What you’ll do
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks are financial record keepers. They update and maintain accounting records, including those which calculate expenditures, receipts, accounts payable and receivable, and profit and loss. A thorough understand of the Balance Sheet and financial ratios assist in determining the "health" of a business.These workers have a wide range of skills from full-charge bookkeepers who can maintain an entire company’s books to accounting clerks who handle specific tasks. All of these positions make numerous computations each day and increasingly must be comfortable using computers to calculate and record data.