The accounting major prepares students for paraprofessional positions in industrial, public, or governmental accounting. It is designed to provide the graduate with the theoretical and practical accounting knowledge and skills required of business personnel in today's economy. Many of the courses in the two-year accounting degree program are applicable to the four-year bachelor's degree in business.
Graduates with this major will possess the following knowledge and skills:
- A detailed understanding of financial, managerial, cost, and tax accounting as well as electronic bookkeeping;
- The ability to put into practice the theory learned in the accounting classes.