Business Administration Accounting Associate’s Degree

Business Administration Accounting Degree - Associate Degree - National College

Our next term begins September 11 (Apply by September 1)

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National College’s Business Administration Accounting program is designed to train junior executives and paraprofessional accounting personnel. As a graduate of this program will have skills in the technical subjects of accounting and taxation while also being capable of grasping a range of problems in the field of business.

In addition to the principal course of study, students in this program will receive a background in computers, business organization, business law, human resource management, and oral communications.

As a student in the Business Administration Accounting program, you will:

  • Understand the role and function of topics such as financial, management, valuation of investments, cost of capital, capital structure, dividends, and capital budgeting.
  • Become familiar with using computers to apply the basic principles and procedures of accrual accounting.
  • Gain entry-level proficiency in areas like spreadsheet applications.
  • Learn about audit reporting, auditing standards, techniques, and procedures.
  • Learn the fundamentals of business, management strategies, and organizational structures.
  • Gain hands-on training with Microsoft Office Suite applications.

Your Learning Experience

Principles of Accounting I, II, & III
The primarily focus is on the use of accounting practices in today’s business world – beginning with individually owned businesses, then to financial reporting and corporate accounting.

Payroll Accounting
Learn methods of computing wages, deductions, and salaries; the methods of keeping records; and the preparation of government reports.

Income Tax
Learn tax preparation for individuals and corporations.

Program core courses may include:

  • Principles of Accounting I, II, and III
  • Payroll Accounting
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting I & II
  • Cost Accounting I
  • Income Tax
  • The Microsoft Office
  • Principles of Management
  • Business Math II


Why Business Administration Accounting Students Turn To National College:

  • Convenience and flexibility – day and evening course schedules to fit your life.
  • Small class size – allowing for one-on-one interaction with instructors.
  • Industry experienced instructors – bringing their business, accounting, and taxation skills, insights, and experience to class.
  • Training in modern computer labs – simulating real business experiences.
  • Peer tutoring – providing one-on-one help at no additional cost.
  • Training in modern computer labs – simulating real business experiences.
  • Career services – helping with career advice and resources needed for today's job search environment.
  • Refresher courses are available to all our graduates – keeping skills in their field of study sharp and current at no additional tuition costs.

Currently, academic credit earned at National College and American National University is creditable toward the education requirement for taking the CPA exam in Virginia and Ohio. Each state has its own requirements and students and prospective students are strongly advised to contact the Board of Accountancy in any state in which they may wish to become licensed as a CPA to determine whether that state will accept academic credit earned at a nationally accredited institution toward the education requirement for licensure in that state.


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