Associate of Applied Science in Accountant
Lake Superior College

Program Details

The online AAS in Accountant degree program from Lake Superior College prepares students for either successful entry into the job market upon graduation or for transfer into a baccalaureate program. Graduates possess a strong background in Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, accounting theory, and accounting practices, as well as the ability to:

  • ​Understand the laws, regulations, and codes of the accounting profession 
  • ​Analyze and properly record routine to advanced business transactions and appropriate adjusting journal entries using a variety of industry software
  • ​Prepare and process closing entries
  • ​Prepare routine to advanced formal financial statements
  • ​Prepare and file routine to advanced payroll tax returns using industry software
  • ​Prepare and file individual tax returns using industry software 
  • ​Analyze and interpret accounting records and prepare appropriate reports for management using industry software and spreadsheet programs 


  • High school diplomar or equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

US Territories