Associate of Science in Accounting
American Public University System

Program Details

Learn basic business strategies and economic concepts with an associate’s degree in Accounting from APU online. Students pursuing this online Accounting degree will gain a foundation in accounting principles and skills needed to build financial statements. 

Courses explore how to complete financial analyses and use that information in making managerial decisions. Graduates will be prepared for entry-level positions as a bookkeeper, accountant, or auditor. Students can also go on to become an entrepreneur or small business manager. 

The curriculum includes major requirements such as:

  • Basics of business
  • Accounting
  • Basic productivity applications
  • Trigonometry
  • Calculus
  • Law and ethics in the business environment

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

American Public University System is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Applicaton Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • College Readiness Assessment is waived for students with 9 or more college credits.