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Course Syllabi

Course Syllabi

Official syllabi for required courses

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Degree Info

Degree Info

Degree plans and recommended order of courses

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Future Opportunities

Future Opportunities

Planning for the future? Learn about opportunities for work and continuing education beyond Jefferson College.

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Accounting

The field of accounting offers a wide variety of career paths.  There is a great deal of opportunity to advance in the field of accounting.  Many accountants begin as an entry level bookkeeper with minimal formal education and over the years, build their education and grow within their careers.  Listed below are some examples of accounting work.  All of these areas also utilize bookkeepers at entry level positions.

  • Public Accountants - provide services for a variety of clients including general accounting work, tax preparation, and audit services
  • Management Accountants - record and analyze business information for the company they are employed by
  • Government Accountants - maintain and examine records of governmental agencies and audit businesses believed to be have violated governmental regulations
  • Internal Auditors - review data with the company they are employed by
  • Tax Accountants - prepare taxes for individuals and businesses

 

Jefferson College offers multiple accounting degree options to fit your needs.