Accounting Program

Learn accounting at JCCC

Accountants are crucial to every business. In JCCC's accounting program, you can learn about accounting theory and practice, sole proprietorship, partnership and corporation accounting.

JCCC's program is designed for both those seeking entry-level positions and for people already employed who need to improve their skills. As a student, you'll gain on-the-job experience working in approved businesses.

JCCC offers an associate in applied science degree in accounting. The 64-credit-hour program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). For those who want to transfer to a four-year college accounting or business program, this accreditation makes the transfer a smoother process. This degree may also be obtained by completing the work online.

Graduates should qualify for a variety of beginning accounting positions, such as accounting clerk, junior accounting technician, general tax preparer and bookkeeper.

For more information, call Lisa Cole, accounting department chair, at 913-469-8500, ext. 3112.