The Accounting program prepares students with the knowledge and the skills
necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession. Using the
"language of Business", accountants assemble and analyze, process,
and communicate essential information about financial operations.
Graduates in the accounting program at CCC&TI receive an Associate of Applied Science degree. This qualifies them for entry-level positions in many types of organizations including accounting firms, small businesses, manufacturing firms, banks, hospitals, school systems, and government agencies.
With additional education and experience, accounting graduates may advance in the accounting profession.
CCC&TI offers several different educational programs in this area:
Emphasis is placed on
- accounting principals (theories and practice)
- business law
- computer applications
- financial analysis
- critical thinking skills
For more information about course descriptions or required courses, refer to the current CCC&TI Course Catalog and its corresponding Addendum. Courses in the accounting program are taught during the day and evening, and some courses are available through Distance Learning
According to the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook, “employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow 16 percent from 2010 to 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Demand for thorough financial documentation is expected to increase in response to recent financial crises and subsequent financial regulations." (Visited 2013, July 1).
To learn more about employment outlooks and working environment in the Accounting field, go to
|Accounting Diploma (D25100)|
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* - To protect student privacy, completion rates and median loan debt are not reported with fewer than 10 graduates.
‡ - On-Time Completion Rate is defined by the Department of Education as the the percentage of program graduates who completed the program within normal completion time, as outlined in the CCC&TI Course Catalog (i.e. on-time completion for most certificate programs is one year or two semesters).