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Baker College's Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting program is designed to teach you how to work with financial data. Read more about Baker College's Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting program here.

Official Program Name:

Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting

School Offering Program:

Baker College

Degree Level:

Associate's

Program Prerequisites:

Potential applicants to the Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting program at Baker College should be good with numbers and interested in dealing with financial information. Applicants to Baker College's associate's degree programs should have earned a high school diploma, GED, or equivalent.

Program Description:

Baker College's Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting program gives you the opportunity to learn about recording, presenting, and analyzing financial data. Accounting courses are designed to teach accounting concepts and fundamentals, computerized and payroll accounting, and taxation. Students also have the chance to learn about electronic spreadsheets, business, business law, personal finance, and macroeconomics, microeconomics, and marketing principles. This program also includes general education courses in English, information systems, math, speech communications, writing, and psychology. This program also includes a work experience project.

Learning Format:

Online

Total Credits Required:

95 credits.

Financial Aid Available:

Financial aid counseling is available to all Baker College students, and aid opportunities are available for those who qualify. Financial assistance opportunities include academic scholarships, grants, loans, and work aid.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Post-Graduation Opportunities

Furthering Your Education:

Graduates of the Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting program at Baker's College could be interested in earning a bachelor's degree in accounting. This might increase their knowledge of accounting practices and possibly prepare them for advancement in the accounting field.

Bachelor's degree options include but are not limited to:

  • Bachelor of Accounting and Financial Management
  • Bachelor of Accounting
  • Bachelor of Arts in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Corporate Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Managerial Accounting
  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Accounting

Career Paths:

After earning Baker College's Associate of Business with a concentration in Accounting, students could seek entry-level employment in the accounting field. While working financial information, their work might include assisting with payroll, billing, auditing, and accounting practices.

Positions students could be able to pursue include:

  • Accounting assistant
  • Accounting clerk
  • Accounts payable clerk
  • Accounts receivable clerk
  • Auditing clerk
  • Billing clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Payroll clerk