Accounting Degree Program

Complete your Accounting Associate degree program in as little as 16 months!

If you’ve always been a numbers person, an accounting career may be the right path for you. At Elmira Business Institute, our accelerated, career-focused accounting degree program can prepare you for an exciting new career direction. In as little as 16 months you can be on your way to a career that utilizes your talents.

This is the perfect time to choose an accounting career. Not only are there a number of different destinations you could land, it is a challenging industry that is growing and constantly evolving. The accounting job outlook is very promising, with the number of accounting and bookkeeping jobs expected to grow by 11% between 2012 and 2022, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics**.          

What will you learn in our accounting degree program?
At EBI, you’ll get professional training that will help you succeed after graduation. Our intensive coursework is designed to prepare you for a number of jobs in the industry such as an accountant, a CPA, accounting analyst, or an auditor.

Our curriculum goes beyond creating spreadsheets and crunching numbers:

  • Computerized accounting systems
  • Business organization and management
  • Income control
  • Budgeting
  • Income tax
  • Business law
  • Basic accounting skills

What happens after graduation?
Graduates of the EBI accounting degree program typically work as bookkeepers, cost accountants, tax preparers and accounting clerks. But the added benefit of this degree is a solid foundation to continue your education. Graduates may be eligible for the CPA examination, which will allow you to take your accounting career even further. 

Contact us today!                                    
Now is a great time to start a career in the accounting industry. You can complete your degree in as little as 16 months. To learn more about our Accounting associate degree program in Elmira and Vestal, NY, call 800-NEW START.

** http://www.bls.gov/ooh/office-and-administrative-support/bookkeeping-accounting-and-auditing-clerks.htm