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Associate of Applied Science in Accounting

Program Details

The online AAS in Accounting degree program provides students with the academic, technical, and professional knowledge and skills required for job acquisition, retention, and advancement in today’s technology-driven workplaces. Coursework covers topics in computerized accounting, spreadsheet applications, tax accounting, payroll accounting, and more.


  • Must be 16 years of age
  • Completion of high school or GED and submission of official transcript
  • Achievement of minimum program admission scores in Reading, English, and Math
  • Transfer of previous post secondary credits will be determined by the registrar
  • Students must maintain a 2.0 grade point average and complete all required courses to graduate
  • Applicants who have completed (C or better) a minimum of 30 semester or 45 semester hours at the degree level may submit official college transcripts in lieu of high school diploma or GED
  • Satisfactory scores on the SAT I, ACT, ASSET, or COMPASS placement test or a grade of C or better from an accredited post-secondary institution in English and math level 100 or higher
  • Algebra placement test scores are required for certain diploma programs and all degree programs
  • Test scores are considered valid for placement for a period of 5 years

Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Occupational Education

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges