Accounting

Accounting

About

The Accounting Technology Program is a technical program designed to prepare students for entry-level accounting positions in accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and inventory as well as enhance the skills of persons currently employed in accounting who wish to advance. The program provides a foundation for students transferring to a four-year college or university to pursue a specialized degree in the field.

Occupational Skills Training

  • Comprehensive coverage and integration of basic business skills
  • Develop critical-thinking and problem solving skills for today’s business world
  • Establish a foundation in accounting terminology
  • Develop skills using accounting and computer software applications
  • Prepare various monthly, quarterly, and yearly accounting reports

Requirements for Graduation

The Associate of Applied Science Degree is awarded upon successful completion of 66 semester credit hours of course work and OPAC certification testing.

Employment Opportunities

Bookkeepers, Accounting Assistant, Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Junior Accountant, Payroll Accountant

Courses Are Offered At These Locations

Jackson ATC
Rankin
Raymond
Vicksburg

Online
Courses for this program are also offered online

Curriculum

You can expect to take courses covering topics on Microcomputer Applications, Database Management, and Business Accounting. For a complete list of courses, please see our college catalog.

Contact

Jackson ATC
P: 601-987-8122

Rankin
P: 601-936-5565

Raymond
P: 601-857-3417

Utica
P: 601-885-7115

Vicksburg
P: 601-629-6881

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