Accounting is about more than just crunching numbers. An employee with a solid background in accounting is crucial to the success of any organization. Earning an associate in accounting degree is an important first step for anyone who is looking to pursue a career in this field.
The Malcolm Baldrige School of Business at Post University's 60-credit Associate of Science in Accounting degree program is divided into 30 credits of general education coursework and 30 credits of business and accounting-focused coursework.
At The Malcolm Baldrige School of Business at Post University, our Associate of Science in Accounting degree program faculty members believe in a one-on-one approach to teaching. Our classes are small, we personally know all of our students, and we bring knowledge from our business-world experience to the classroom. Members of The Malcolm Baldrige School of Business at Post University accounting faculty have specific expertise in public accounting, corporate income taxation, accounting information systems, auditing, law enforcement and education.
An associate in accounting degree from The Malcolm Baldrige School of Business at Post University will provide you with the tools and experience you need to succeed in traditional accounting jobs or to begin a career path in any field of interest, including: manufacturing, law enforcement, education, health care, government, sports, and entertainment, among others. Many of our graduates move on to complete four-year degrees and pursue CPA and CMA certifications.
To learn more about The Malcolm Baldrige School of Business at Post University's Online Associate Accounting Degree program, please complete the inquiry form at the top of the page or call 800.345.2562.
Accelerate your career with an Online Associate Accounting Degree from Post University.
|ACCOUNTING ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM FAST FACTS|
|STUDENTS IN THIS ACCELERATED DEGREE PROGRAM||220|
|AVERAGE CLASS SIZE||13|
|AVERAGE NUMBER OF TRANSFERRED CREDITS||15|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS||12|
|2011-2012 PROGRAM COMPLETERS IN NORMAL TIME||92%|
|NORMAL PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME||3.5 years*
*ADP students who do not transfer in any credits and take one course each module will complete this program in 3.5 years.
|AVERAGE PROGRAM COMPLETION TIME
|2012 PLACEMENT RATE||92%|
|DEGREE PROGRAM COST|
|60-Credit Degree Program Tuition*||$33,000|
|Room and Board||N/A|
|Approximate Program Text Book Cost||$3,000|
|*This is the cost of the entire degree program using current tuition rates. Actual program cost will vary depending on the amount of financial aid provided and whether or not students transfer in any credits.|
|OCCUPATIONS (This degree will prepare you for careers including, but not limited to, the ones listed below.)|
|Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2081.00|
|Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerk||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/43-3031.00|
|Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/43-3051.00|
|Billing, Cost, and Rate Clerks||http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/43-3021.02|
|MEDIAN LOAN DEBT|
|Number of Borrowers||9|
|Median Federal Loan Debt||$35,608|
|Median Private Loan Debt||$0|
|Median Institutional Loan Debt||$0|
|Median Cumulative Debt||$35,608|