Associate of Applied Science in Accounting
Baltimore City Community College

Program Details

​The online AAS in Accounting degree program from Baltimore City Community College is designed to prepare students for employment as junior accountants, accounting clerks, and management trainees, or for advanced academic studies and careers in public accounting, private industry, government, and non-profit sectors. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Recognize commonly used financial statements, their components, and how information from business transactions flows into these statements
  • ​Demonstrate progressive learning in the elements of managerial decision making, including planning, directing, and controlling activities in a business environment
  • ​Demonstrate progressive learning of various tax issues and tax forms related to individuals
  • ​Prepare financial statements and/or financial schedules in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • ​Set up a computerized set of accounting books for a "for profit" entity
  • ​Receive and respond to the role of accounting in society, business ethics, environmental and global societal sustainability, and/or career opportunities

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Baltimore City Community College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Open Admission

Admission Tests

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Additional Info

  • Adults not holding a high school diploma or equivalent become eligible for degree and certificate programs after successfully completing 15 college-level credits and a placement test.