Associate of Applied Science in Accounting
Columbus State Community College

Program Details

Columbus State Community College offers the online AAS in Accounting. This program prepares graduates for employment as accountants in business, industry, and government. Among many things, students will learn how to apply accounting principles to measure, process, and communicate financial information about a business entity, as well as how to use accounting computer software to maintain accounting records and prepare financial statements.

The following courses are offered in the program:

  • Legal Environment of Business
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Business Communication
  • Corporate Finance
  • Federal Taxation
  • Cost Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Payroll
  • and more


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT/SAT scores, or placement tests

Special Accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission