Associate in Applied Science in Accounting
McHenry County College

Program Details

The online Accounting AAS degree program from McHenry County College is designed to provide students with a foundation for positions in business and industry, specifically with accounting and bookkeeping firms, corporations, and governmental agencies. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Help clients report their financial results clearly and accurately
  • ​Review a company's financial statements to make sure that they are being presented fairly
  • ​Talk to controllers, chief financial officers, and others
  • ​Explore ways to make a resource supply chain more efficient and cost less money
  • ​Provide tax services, such as preparing tax returns and doing tax planning


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • Placement tests, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

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