What will you learn?
Accounting is an associate degree program that includes foundation business courses and specialized accounting courses. Many baccalaureate institutions accept this program as a transfer option in their accounting programs.
Upon graduating from this program, students will:
- Possess the skills needed to secure a full-charge bookkeeper position
- Be able to analyze and interpret basic financial statements
- Be able to evaluate accounting data and integrate the disciplines of accounting and management
what will you do?
Transfer to a four-year college or university, or go right into the workforce! Job and career options include:
- Financial accounting
- Budget analysis
- Tax planning
62 total credits
20 credits General Education Requirements + 42 credits Program Requirements
Depending on course selection, 50% of this program can be completed online.
General Education Requirements
Students who intend to transfer to a baccalaureate program should look at the following options: B023 Business Administration MassTransfer to state universities including UMass and Westfield State University; B034 Business Administration General Transfer to most four-year private colleges; B045 Paralegal Option for transfer to Elms College and Bay Path University; B056 Hospitality Management Transfer to state universities including UMass and to Johnson & Wales University; or B096 Sport Management transfer to state and private universities.