For those who are looking for a career in accounting, learning about the latest computer information systems and software is important. Students will learn about these programs and how to use them in a business environment while earning their degree in accounting. In addition to computer software, students will also learn basic accounting procedures, business tax law, and how to work with others. Students who want to someday achieve a management level position should have advanced accounting and computer software knowledge in order to be effective.
Courses students will have to complete include principles of accounting, accounting technology, accounting software, finance, interpersonal communications, and tax law. Students will complete assignments, read case studies, and complete projects using accounting software. Upon completion of their degree, students will be ready to find employment in various industries and accounting departments in entry level and middle management positions.