The Associate of Applied Science Accounting degree is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in a variety of accounting-related positions in private business, governmental agencies and public accounting firms. The program offers students the opportunity to gain a combination of knowledge and practical hands-on experience in accounting. This two-year program prepares students for immediate and future accounting supervisory positions. The program includes accounting and business skills as well as supporting courses designed to strengthen the students' self-assurance and leadership qualities.
Students completing the AAS Accounting will be prepared to seek entry-level employment and entrepreneurial in occupations such as full-charge bookkeeper, GSB Accountant I, data-entry clerk, financial staff accountant, cost accountant, and general office clerk.