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Associate in Science in Accounting

Program Details

The online AS in Accounting degree program from Luzerne County Community College provides students with the opportunity to complete many of the core courses normally required for a four-year degree as well as complete the accounting and business courses required in the first two years of study. Graduates are prepared to transfer to a four-year institution and are able to:

  • ​Prepare and analyze financial statements using U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • ​Prepare an individual U.S. tax return
  • ​Apply critical thinking skills to business scenarios 
  • ​Apply basic business law concepts to accounting situations


This degree program consists of at least 80% online content. On-campus visits may be required for some courses.

  • Students interested in receiving financial aid should submit official high school transcripts or GED scores

Accreditation & Licensing

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)