Associates of Science in Accounting and Finance

An Associate of Science is a specialized degree based on a specific science. These degree programs often include general coursework, but are usually highly focused in one specific area. What is an Associate of Science in Accounting and Finance? This degree prepares students for careers in accounting and finance that are focused in areas such as taxation, financial accounting, business and manageme… Read more

An Associate of Science is a specialized degree based on a specific science. These degree programs often include general coursework, but are usually highly focused in one specific area.

What is an Associate of Science in Accounting and Finance? This degree prepares students for careers in accounting and finance that are focused in areas such as taxation, financial accounting, business and management. Students can learn the basics with this degree and either start working right away after completion or continue their education with a bachelor’s or master’s degree and professional certifications. Courses may include strategic analysis, strategic management, exploiting capital and managing risk, financial accounting, tax strategy, information technology and leadership.

Students who pursue an associate degree in accounting and finance often learn essential business and life skills, such as payroll accounting, financial statement analysis and taxation. Learning basic finance principles is not only a business and professional advantage, but can also help students learn how to manage their personal finances.

Depending on the country an individual is pursuing the degree in and the institution chosen, the cost for a program varies. Prospective students are encouraged to perform thorough research when determining which program and school is best for them.

A student who graduates with an associate degree in accounting and finance can expect job opportunities in entry-level fields that will give them a solid foundation and experience that they can use to advance within their career. Graduates from this program often find jobs working as bookkeepers, billing clerks, payroll clerks, accounts receivable clerks, business management trainees or accounting assistants. They also may work at banks and corporations as finance associates.

Many accounting and finance courses are often available worldwide. Some online options are good for those who want to work and take courses at the same time. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.  

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Mt. San Antonio College
Walnut, USA

Accounting and Finance Professionals are in high demand in nearly every corner of the business world, from manufacturing and real estate to construction and healthcare. The op ... +

Accounting and Finance Professionals are in high demand in nearly every corner of the business world, from manufacturing and real estate to construction and healthcare. The opportunities are numerous for students who want to pursue an accounting career, both at the clerical level and professional level. -
Associate of Science
Full-time
2 years
English
24 Feb 2020
Campus