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Accounting

Category: Business and Information Technology

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Program Description

Accountants process the financial transactions and information for businesses, government, and non-profit entities. The study of accounting will familiarize students with the "language of business." It is a vital part of virtually every business organization.

At Hennepin Tech, you will learn how to design financial systems, record information, and interpret profit and loss statements. From income statement preparation and data processing to cost accounting and payroll, you will develop skills to launch or advance your career.

Our Accounting AAS and Accounting AS degrees are accredited by ACBSP.

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Requirements for some awards and certifications will change effective June 1st, 2022. Please call OneStop at 952-995-1300 or email OneStop@HennepinTech.edu, to see how this might affect you.

Class Time: Online only
Semester: Fall Semester or Spring Semester
Campus: Eden Prairie Campus & Brooklyn Park Campus

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Skills Required

The Accounting program prepares you for just about any kind of entry accounting position in the workforce. There are no other additional requirements to begin the Accounting major beside the regular admissions process.

Wages/Outlook/Advancement

Wage and Job Outlook information for this program are available at CAREERwise
Accountants are needed in every type of service or manufacturing operation. You may be employed by financial institutions, governmental agencies, private business or in public accounting firms. America’s continuing shift to a world-wide service-oriented economy has resulted in an accelerating demand for individuals who possess financial knowledge and accounting skills.

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