Associate of Applied Science in Accountant
Minnesota West Community and Technical College

Program Details

The online Accountant AAS degree program from Minnesota West Community and Technical College prepares students for the duties of a professional accountant, including examining, analyzing, and interpreting accounting data for the purpose of giving advice and preparing financial statements, as well as posting details of business transactions, such as receipts, disbursements, and payroll. Courses cover topics such as:

  • ​Payroll Accounting
  • Computerized Accounting Applications
  • Spreadsheets 
  • Income Taxes
  • ​Fund/Nonprofit Accounting


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • ACCUPLACER, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

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

Restricted States

California, Massachusetts, US Territories