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The Accounting program at EMCC provides students with the practical and technical skills and training that lead to a rewarding career business, government, industrial, or public accounting. Successful students will receive an Associate in Applied Science (AAS) or a Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Accounting.

The accounting and business programs at EMCC provide instruction covering topics such as tax reporting for payroll; sales and personal property; the fundamental principles and practices of accounting including interpretation of general purpose financial statements; procedures for individuals, partnerships, and corporate tax structures; and accumulation of information and generation of reports to help with financial problem-solving.

When you enroll in a business program, you become part of the Business Institute at EMCC, which helps students succeed by offering educational networks, scholarships, internships and other professional opportunities within their selected field(s) of study. Take a look Inside the Program for a glimpse as to what you can expect as a Business student.

Gainful Employment Info: EMCC cares about your future and education decisions. For a better understanding of what your certificate will cost, how long it will take and what financial assistance is available, we’ve provided info for the Accounting certificate here.

Special requirements: None

Course Sequence: From payroll to taxes, and procedures to finance, EMCC brings you to the heart of the industry.
Your education is already mapped out for you in the checksheets: Accounting-AAS and Accounting-CCL

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Career and Employment Outlook

The degree and certificate in Accounting is designed to prepare students for careers within the corporate, private business and public service accounting and bookkeeping. Read more from O*NET.

Transfer Options

After completing the AAS or CCL, you will be well-prepared to begin your career path, or you can transfer to a university for a bachelor's degree.

At EMCC, get a degree in... And transfer to a university to get a degree in...
Associate in Business, General Requirements (ABUS-GR) Bachelor of Science in Accounting
Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Bachelor of Applied Science
Maricopa-ASU Pathway Program

This program has an MAPP (Maricopa-ASU Pathway Program) option. For more information about the MAPP program and to find additional information, see the MAPP page.