Accounting Associate Degree

General

Program Description

The two-year AAS degree in accounting prepares students for entry-level accounting positions such as bookkeeper, accounts receivable, accounts payable, or payroll clerk; as assistants to line and staff accountants; or as a paraprofessional accountant in a CPA firm. Both manual and computer integrated accounting systems are emphasized. To transfer for a bachelor’s degree majoring in accounting, students should see a counselor concerning a transfer program.

Currently enrolled students should check their Degree Works audit for specific course and program information. Students should also consult with a counselor or advisor for program specific information.

Required Classes

  • Principles of Accounting 1
  • Principles of Accounting 2
  • Accounting with QuickBooks
  • Accounting with Peachtree
  • Intro to Corporate Accounting
  • Acct/Computerized Spreadsheets
  • Business Taxation
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable
  • Spec Industry Record Keeping
  • Financial Accounting
  • Accounting Internship
  • Business Principles/Practices
  • Business Computer Applications
  • Organizational Behavior
  • English/Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Political Science
  • Social Science
  • Wellness/Physical Education
Last updated April 2018

About the School

With four campuses in Kalamazoo, Michigan – the Texas Township Campus, the Groves Campus, the Arcadia Commons Campus and the Bronson Healthy Living Campus – Kalamazoo Valley Community College offers a ... Read More

With four campuses in Kalamazoo, Michigan – the Texas Township Campus, the Groves Campus, the Arcadia Commons Campus and the Bronson Healthy Living Campus – Kalamazoo Valley Community College offers associate degrees in 25 areas of study. Read less