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Accounting: Associate of Applied Science Degree

The Associate of Applied Science in Accounting program provides specialized education for various entry-level positions in the accounting profession. The program is designed for easy transfer into the bachelor’s degree program in accounting.

Graduates of this program may find employment as accounting technicians, payroll clerks, bookkeepers or clerical assistants in business, government, or nonprofit organizations. With experience, the graduate may also qualify for more advanced positions, such as payroll supervisor, lead accountant or tax specialist.

Student Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the program will:

  • Apply generally accepted accounting principles to routine financial accounting activities.
  • Update and maintain accounting records to ensure accurate financial reporting.