What is Accounting?
The field of accounting focuses on the measurement, processing, and communication of financial information from entities such as corporations or businesses. From auditing to bookkeeping, if you enjoy working with numbers and like details, this could be the career path for you.
Students in this program learn about the importance of financial institutions to the economy and recognize the impact they have on the local community and variety of services offered by financial institutions. They also gain knowledge of how credit and the process of analyzing financial information can assist in the decision-making process of granting credit. At Terra State, our Accounting students are detail oriented and enjoy learning about financial matters. Does this describe you?
Graduates of an Accounting program can find a variety of careers in a variety of positions, including an accounting clerk, purchasing agent, and budget manager. Learn more about some of these below or check out the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
What degree or certificate can I earn?
Associate of Applied Business (AAB)
What are my transfer options for this degree?
Does Terra State have degree transfer options for other programs?
Meet our Accounting faculty
Our Accounting faculty are happy to answer any questions you have about the program.