Program Overview

Awards/Outcomes Credits Location
Accountant - A.A.S. Degree 72 cr. Rosemount
Accountant - Diploma 64 cr. Rosemount
Accounting Clerk - Diploma 32 cr. Rosemount

Major Description

Accounting students are trained to analyze, interpret and record financial information. Working with word processing, spreadsheet and accounting software, they learn how to prepare financial statements, tax returns and government forms. They also learn federal and state tax and payroll laws.

Work Environment

Accountants work in typical office settings with a fair number working out of their homes. Some travel during the course of their workdays, visiting branch locations, government offices and client businesses.

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