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Accounting Associate's Degrees

Accounting schools offering associate degree are abundant in the country. In fact, there are even some institutions that offer such program online to cater to people who are busy and only have time to study via the Internet. With an associate degree in accounting, you will have sufficient training and education that will equip you with knowledge and skills that will enable you to qualify for an entry level position in the accounting department of any company or institution. Some of the potential job positions ideal for associate degree holders include payroll clerk, bookkeeper, or accounts receivable clerk.

In order to ensure that the accounting schools offering associate degree in your shortlist are the best that you could find, you need to look at the reputation of each school or institution. Moreover, an associate degree program in accounting usually takes two years to complete. Some of the subjects that such a course offers include taxation, financial statement analysis, basic accounting, payroll accounting and accounting ethics.

Based on statistics, a person who completed an associate degree in accounting can earn an average salary of $25,000 to $35,000 per year. Furthermore, there are also a lot of possible career advancement programs for people with this degree. If you are aspiring for higher positions, such as CFO or comptroller of a company, you may want to continue your studies and obtain a bachelor’s degree in accounting.



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  • Post University Online

    At Post University, we believe you shouldn’t have to put your life on hold to further your education.

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    Programs

    • A.S. in Accounting
    • B.S. in Accounting
    • B.S. in Business Administration / Accounting
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    Location:
    Waterbury: 800 Country Club Rd. P.O. Box 2540, Waterbury CT 06723
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  • Ashford University

    You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.
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    • BA/Accounting
    • BA/Consumer and Family Financial Services
    • BA/Finance
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    Location: Online

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  • Grantham University

    Founded in 1951 by World War II veteran Donald Grantham to provide affordable, higher education for service members and their families.
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    • Bachelor of Science in Accounting
    Location:
    Kansas City: 7200 NW 86th Street, Kansas City MO 64153
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  • Intercoast Colleges

    Training in as little as 40 weeks, at InterCoast Colleges.

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    • Computerized Accounting

    Location: Online

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  • Capella University

    Specializations in accounting, business administration, finance, health care management, HR management, leadership, marketing, project management, and more.
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    Programs

    • BS - Accounting (ACBSP-accredited)
    • BS - Accounting CPA Pathway
    • BS - Finance (ACBSP-accredited)

    Location: Online

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