Associate in Applied Science in Accounting
Montgomery County Community College

Program Details

The online Accounting AAS degree program from Montgomery County Community College is designed to prepare students for employment in entry-level accounting positions as bookkeepers. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Create financial statements, performing each step in the double entry accounting cycle in both a manual and computerized environment utilizing QuickBooks
  • ​Prepare all calculations, entries, and reports for a complete payroll cycle
  • ​Evaluate financial statements as they affect the profitability, liquidity, and solvency of the business organization
  • ​Report accounting information relevant for managerial planning and decision making in both a manual and computerized environment utilizing QuickBooks
  • ​Apply the laws, regulations, and accounting practices pertaining to individual federal taxes


  • Official high school transcript or GED diploma
  • Official college transcript (if applicable)
  • Placement test(s) may be required
  • Proctored exam(s) on campus required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Geographic Restrictions

MCCC is not authorized to deliver distance education in Colorado.