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Accounting

Program Description

The Accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession. Using the “language of business,” accountants assemble and analyze, process and communicate essential information about financial operations.

In addition to course work in accounting principles, theories, and practice, students will study business law, finance, management, and economics. Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking skills, and ethics.

Graduates should qualify for entry-level accounting positions in many types of organizations including accounting firms, small businesses, manufacturing firms, banks, hospitals, school systems, and governmental agencies. With work experience and additional education, an individual may advance in the accounting profession.

Course Information

Course Requirements

Program Completion Guide 2014-2015

Career Opportunities

  • Accountant Assistant
  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Office Manager
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Billing Coordinator
  • Income Tax Preparer
  • Storeroom Clerk
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Purchasing Agent

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