In today’s business world, accounting services are indispensable to the operation of every business enterprise.
As more businesses continue to computerize financial records, accountants need to be technologically savvy. EBI’s Accounting program can prepare you to develop the necessary analytical, conceptual, and technical skills you need to be successful in the accounting industry.
Accounting Degree Program
The accounting curriculum is designed to add depth and maturity to the student’s professional background. Courses include Principles of Accounting, Computerized Accounting Systems, Income Tax, and Business Organization/Management. Because it is a degree program, you will also be required to complete Communications, Economics, and College Writing courses to round out your educational experience.
What accountants do
Accountants prepare and examine financial records. They ensure that financial records are accurate and that taxes are paid properly and on time. Accountants and auditors assess financial operations and work to help ensure that organizations run efficiently.
Develop the skills you’ll need to work as a professional accountant
An accounting career can be as challenging as it is fulfilling. You need to be organized and analytical, as well as have great communication time management skills. At EBI, you will hone the skills you need to be a successful accountant.
Career outlook for accountants
Accountants work in practically all industries, including accounts receivable, accounts payable, and inventory control. Positions may be found in industry, banking, insurance, and the government sector. According to the U.S. Department of Labor Occupational Outlook handbook, the employment of accountants and auditors is projected to grow 11% by 2024, faster than the average for all occupations.
Earn your degree in as little as 16 months
The accounting program at EBI can be completed in as little as 16 months. Upon successful completion, you will receive an Associate in Occupation Studies Accounting degree.
EBI’s Accounting degree program.
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