Virtually every business and organization needs someone to manage their financials. Schoolcraft’s accounting program will prepare you for a career as a bookkeeper or accountant with courses that cover the principles of accounting, income tax preparation, payroll and current accounting software. The accounting program offers three options for specialization:
- Accounting associate in applied science degree: Earning this associate degree is a first step towards a career in accounting and also prepares the student to transfer to a four-year college or university to earn a bachelor’s degree.
- Accounting certificate: This certificate program takes approximately three semesters to complete and prepares students for a position as an entry-level bookkeeper.
- Accounting for small business skills certificate: This program is a good option for anyone interested in working at a small business as an entry-level bookkeeper or to enhance their potential for small-business management.