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Program Description


With accounting credentials, you will be ready to seek employment as a payroll clerk, accounts receivable clerk, or accounts payable clerk. Job responsibilities can include preparing financial statements, processing payroll, and preparing minor tax returns.

Accountants assemble, analyze, process, and communicate essential information about financial operations. The Accounting curriculum conveys this knowledge and gives students the opportunity to develop skills in accounting principles. Students study business law, finance, management, and economics as well as communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking and ethics.

Technical Standards – These technical standards have been established to inform students of the skills and standards necessary for completion of the Accounting program.

Employment Opportunities

Graduates generally qualify for entry-level accounting positions at accounting firms, manufacturers, small businesses, banks, hospitals, school systems, and government agencies.

Educational Opportunities

Contact Information

To learn more about this program, contact: 
Navigate@spcc.edu, 704-290-5100

Other contacts:

Dr. Daniela Lemenny
Program Lead, Accounting and Finance Faculty

Fedder R. Williams
Department Chair, Business and Public Service Technologies

Dr. Diane Paige
Dean, School of Arts and Sciences

Note: This program may transfer to a four-year institution. For more information, please contact the individual(s) listed above.

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