Program specifics about earning an Accounting A.A.S. Degree at Northland.
The Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) in Accounting program provides the knowledge and skills necessary to prepare financial statements and reports for a business, including the ability to examine, analyze, interpret, and correct accounting data and records. In addition, training is provided in budget preparation, payroll preparation, and filing of quarterly/yearly state and federal reports. Finally, computerized accounting concepts and applications, as well as spreadsheet concepts and applications, are included in this program.
The required Liberal Arts courses for this program will help to develop personal and professional skills essential for career success, especially in the areas of mathematics, economics, and communications.