Associate in Applied Science in Accounting
Wake Technical Community College

Program Details

The online Accounting AAS degree program from Wake Technical Community College is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession. In addition to course work in accounting principles, theories, and practice, students study business law, finance, management, and economics. Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking skills, and ethics, preparing graduates for employment in many types of organizations including:

  • Accounting Firms 
  • Small Businesses
  • Manufacturing Firms
  • Banks
  • Hospitals
  • School Systems 
  • ​Governmental Agencies


  • High school transcripts or equivalent
  • Official college transcripts (if applicable)
  • ACCUPLACER test may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Geographic Restrictions

Wake Tech is authorized to deliver distance education in California and Massachusetts, and is a participant of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). This program may not be authorized in non-member states and terri