Business: Accounting

Associate of Science

Herkimer County Community College

  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    65
  • Degree Level
    Associate of Science
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your associate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

Students graduating with an A.S. in Accounting are prepared to study Accounting further at four-year colleges and universities.


The goals of this program are to:

    provide students with hands-on and skill-building coursework in basic accounting theory, application and technology; 

    present accounting students with the option to study a wider variety of elective courses in liberal arts, math, science and humanities in addition to a core curriculum in basic accounting. 


Successful graduates from this program will be able to:

    use generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) to collect, organize, report and interpret financial information; 

    transfer to a four-year college or university with an AS in Accounting.

What's an associate degree?
An associate degree usually takes two years of study and prepares students for employment or transfer to a bachelor’s program at a four-year university.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. APPLY NOW

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