Associate of Applied Science
Occupational trends predict that the need for accountants and auditors will continue to grow into the next decade. Individuals who possess both a solid background in accounting combined with a proficiency in the latest accounting software will find greater employment opportunities – which is exactly what our accounting program emphasizes. Salaries can vary greatly depending on such things as geographic location, job responsibilities and size of your employer. Students can also further their education with our Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting program offered Online. While this program does not prepare you to be a Certified Public Accountant, it does prepare you for a variety of positions that can enhance your career goals.
Financial service firms may require interns or employees to become bonded. Felony or drug backgrounds may impact placement.
$24,301 avg. starting salary
$27,843 avg. starting salary
Source: Bryant & Stratton College
2011-12 Placement Report