Experiential Learning and Career Success

Experiential Learning
and Career Success

Accounting Technology

Why a Degree in Accounting Technology?

Graduates work in small businesses as full charge bookkeepers or large businesses as members of accounting staffs. They are required to communicate extensively with vendors, clients, and employees and are often key players in business projections, cash forecasting, and budgeting. Program graduates use technology to gather, compile, and analyze data. They communicate budgetary and accounting information to non-financial colleagues and managers. This program provides students the marketable skills for employability in a variety of organizations including service, retail, non-profit, government, and accounting firms. People occupying these positions are analytical, detail-oriented, and enjoy using current technology. In addition to accounting technician training, students may select the Computer Support option.

Sample Occupations

  • Accounting Technician
  • Full Charge Bookkeeper
  • Computer Support Specialist
  • Cost Estimators
  • Human Resources Assistant
  • Payroll Administrator
  • Loan Officer
  • Auditing Clerk
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable Specialist