Information about this exciting field:
STC’s Accounting Associate Degree program is a sequence of courses that prepares students for careers in today's technology-driven workplaces. The skills students acquire in this program help them to not only secure a job in accounting, but to excel and advance in the field. Students obtaining an accounting associates degree will be able to enter the work force as accountants with the skills necessary to handle an array of financial and managerial accounting tasks, including maintaining a set of books for business entities, current and long-term liabilities, cost behavior and cost-volume-profit analysis budgets, capital investment analysis, and many more.
Where might I find a job?
Accounting graduates may work in payroll, income tax preparation offices. They will know how to work with fixed and intangible assets, account classifications, financial statement analysis, and current and long-term liabilities.
Immediately upon graduation, STC graduates have made between $8 and $12 per hour.