Accounting is the language of business, and accountants and bookkeepers are some of the most essential people in any successful organization. But what does it take to be an accountant? Accountants need to be detail-oriented, enjoy working with numbers, are highly focused, and like working in a professional environment.
Alaska Career College offers an Associate of Applied Science Degree program that integrates a comprehensive background in accounting administration with a thorough understanding of accounting concepts and theory. Students also receive extensive training in computerized accounting with industry standard accounting software.
Students at ACC learn directly from experienced accounting professionals who teach not only the skills needed but also provide insight into the accounting business. As a student, you will learn the essentials of accounting including how to:
Prepare Financial Statements
Conduct Cost Revenue Analysis
Maintain Internal Controls
Successful graduates of this program are prepared to transition into the accounting profession because of their practical education. Many of our graduates work in private, public, and not-for-profit sectors as well as governmental agencies. Upon graduation, you will be well versed in an array of essential accounting skills and software programs including:
Microsoft Window & Office
Human Resources & Organizational Management
WHAT MAKES THE DIFFERENCE
Accounting professionals are also involved in other business practices such as budget analysis, marketing and advertising, cost containment and human resources. The ACC Accounting degree immerses students in all aspects of running a business.
Successful completion of this program establishes students as a vital, educated member of any businesses.