Associate in Applied Science in Accounting
Lakeshore Technical College

Program Details

Every business and industry, from movie-making to alternative energy, requires people-oriented, analytical, and creative thinkers to address accounting needs. The online AAS in Accounting degree program from Lakeshore Technical College prepares students for rewarding and challenging opportunities in any field of interest. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Process financial transactions throughout the accounting cycle
  • ​Analyze financial and business information to support planning and decision making
  • ​Perform payroll preparation, reporting, and analysis tasks
  • ​Perform cost accounting preparation, reporting, and analysis tasks
  • ​Perform organizational and/or individual tax accounting preparation, reporting, and analysis tasks
  • ​Identify internal controls and reduce risk


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT or ACCUPLACER scores

School Accreditation Statement

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