Accounting

 

Information about this exciting field:

The accounting field offers a wide variety of job duties and job titles for people working for large or small organizations.  You may find yourself posting transaction details, ensuring the accuracy of accounts, balancing financials, tracking financial records, generating reports, or managing databases and spreadsheets. You may handle payroll and billing functions for your employer.  In whichever job you choose, financial integrity, adhering to regulations, and accurate reporting will be key.

Is this program for me?

Accounting graduates love to work with numbers!  Much of their day is spent using a computer and other office equipment.  Here are some qualities and skills that are essential for the successful accounting graduate:

  • Analytical mind/problem solving
  • Attention to detail
  • Computer skills
  • Math skills
  • Ability to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
Coursework includes:
  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Spreadsheet Applications
  • Individual Tax Accounting
Note:  This program is available, in whole or in part, online.


Where might I find a job?

Accounting graduates may work for privately owned firms, government offices, banks, non-profit organizations, and retailers.

Salary Information

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Campus Locations

Accounting courses are offered on multiple campuses and online.

Faculty

  • Nathan “Nate” Akins
  • Brian Bates
  • Mark Reddick
  • Jennifer Smith

Degree

Associate of Applied Science – Accounting

Diploma

Diploma – Accounting

 

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Jasper, GA 30143
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Austell Campus
1578 Veterans Memorial Highway
Austell, GA 30168
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Canton Campus
1645 Bluffs Parkway
Canton, GA 30114
770.345.0172

Marietta Campus
980 South Cobb Drive
Marietta, GA 30060
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Mountain View Campus
2680 Gordy Parkway
Marietta, GA 30066
770.509.6305

North Metro Campus
5198 Ross Road
Acworth, GA 30102
770.975.4000

Paulding Campus
400 Nathan Dean Boulevard
Dallas, GA 30132
770.443.3600

Woodstock Campus
8371 Main Street
Woodstock, GA 30188
Classroom-Only Location
No Office Hours