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Accounting Associate Degree

Where To Go From Here

This program leads to an associate of applied science degree with an emphasis in accounting and provides the background and skills necessary for an entry-level job in the accounting field. Students interested in transferring to a four-year institution are encouraged to consult an MCC counselor or academic advisor.

Why This Degree

MCC offers an associate of applied science degree that prepares students for jobs with duties assigned to a beginning accountant, such as verifying additions; checking audits, postings, and vouchers; analyzing accounts; and preparing financial statements. This degree also provides credits for transfer to four-year accounting-degree programs, such as Davenport University’s bachelors’ degrees in accounting and finance. An associate of applied science degree offers annual earnings from $30,450 to $60,560.