Associate in Applied Science in Accounting
Community College of Philadelphia

Program Details

The online AAS in Accounting degree program from the Community College of Philadelphia provides students with the knowledge and skills required to:

  • ​Prepare financial statements and journal entries accoring to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and complete the accounting cycle using computerized general ledger software
  • Demonstrate an understanding of managerial and cost accounting concepts
  • ​Analyze and interpret financial statements for economic decision-making
  • ​Effectively communicate with users of financial information orally and in writing

​Graduates are prepared to pursue careers in both industry and government, including positions such as junior accountant, accounting trainee, accounts receivable or accounts payable technician, or tax examiner. 

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Community College of Philadelphia is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

ACT/SAT, Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Restricted States

Alabama, Alaska, Arkansas, District of Columbia, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, South Dakota