Associate in Applied Science in Accounting
Edgecombe Community College

Program Details

The Associate in Applied Science in Accounting degree online from Edgecombe Community College offers essential skills to enter this rewarding career field. Accountants serve vital roles in any business environment, assembling, analyzing, processing, and communicating essential information about the company’s financial operations.

Students in this program learn about accounting principles, theories, and practice. In addition, courses examine related topics in business law, finance, management, and economics. Graduates will have skills in business communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking, and ethics.

Upon completion of this associate’s degree in Accounting, students will qualify for entry-level positions in organizations such as:

  • Accounting firms
  • Small businesses
  • Manufacturing firms
  • Banks
  • Hospitals
  • School systems
  • Governmental agencies

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Edgecombe Community College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score, Interview

Additional Info

  • Placement testing may be waived for students who have completed specific math and English courses; earned an associate's degree or higher; or earned higher than 480 on SAT verbal or 530 SAT math.

Restricted States

Alabama, District of Columbia, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming