The online Associate of Science in Accounting Specialist degree program from the Community College of Allegheny County prepares students for entry-level positions in accounting firms, banks, and the payroll and accounting departments of many businesses. Graduates of this program possess the knowledge and skills required to:
Explain the role and value of accounting in a business organization
Demonstrate entry level accounting skills and current knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
Analyze business transactions and determine their impact on financial statements
Solve accounting problems using analysis and critical thinking
Utilize accounting concepts and techniques to make management decisions
This degree program requires 62-65 credits for completion.
High school diploma or GED, or 18 years of age with experience equivalent to a GED
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
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