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Overview & Employment – Accounting Degree

Opportunities await graduates of NIACC’s Accounting Associate in Applied Science Degree. This program is designed to prepare students for an exciting career in the accounting/bookkeeping job market–a field offering students many dynamic and challenging career opportunities. This program may be completed in four semesters by following the suggested curriculum, or it can be spread over five or more semesters to meet the scheduling needs of the student. The Career and Internship Center is available to assist students with job placement options. For specific transfer options, students should contact the NIACC Business Division or a NIACC counselor.

Career Opportunities

Employment opportunities may be found in a variety of businesses:

    • Agricultural Industries
    • Banks and Financial Institutions
    • Educational Institutions
    • Federal, State, and Local Government Agencies
    • Hospitals and Health Care Providers
    • Insurance Companies

Occupational titles include:

    • Accounting Clerk
    • Accounts Receivable/Payable Manager
    • Bookkeeper
    • Credit Analyst
    • Credit Counselor
    • Contract Administrator
    • Financial Planner
    • Payroll Manager
    • Tax Preparer

For more information on the Accounting Degree, please contact Laura Merfeld at 1-888-GO-NIACC, ext. 4355 or merfelau@niacc.edu

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