The Associate of Arts with a concentration in Accounting Fundamentals program prepares you to work in the accounting field. As a student, you'll focus on accounting in key business practices, including strategy, economics and management. You'll also study key tools, including financial statements, ledgers and journals while working with information systems and applying formal, informal and quantitative accounting tasks.
You can also transition seamlessly into the Bachelor of Science in Business (www.phoenix.edu/programs/degree-programs/business-and-management/bachelors/bsb.html) program from this Associate of Arts degree program, allowing you to continue growing academically. Ask an Enrollment Representative (www.phoenix.edu/request-information.html) how this program can help prepare you to get to work.
Now you don't have to wait until graduation to gain skills that employers find valuable. The certificate option (www.phoenix.edu/programs/degree-programs/degree-programs-with-certificate-options.html) allows you to move core, job-focused skills toward the front of your degree program and earn certificates to show job competencies.
*Maryland residents completing this program will earn an Associate of Arts emphasis in Accounting Fundamentals.