Business - Accounting


Accounting (AAS)

SUNY Delhi's Associate in Applied Science Degree in Accounting gives you the foundation for success in virtually any industry or setting. It prepares you for entry-level jobs in accounting, payroll, accounts receivable or accounts payable. You'll also gain a broad understanding of computer processing, finance, economics, communications, and business law.

Program Highlights

  • Experienced faculty, including a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with 20 years of experience in public and private companies.
  • Community service opportunities preparing income tax returns for low-income individuals through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program.
  • Special preference and practical experience for jobs in the college's administrative offices.
  • Opportunity to complete a three-credit independent study project, like setting up a database or doing bookkeeping for a student club or a local nonprofit.

Career Opportunities

  • Accounting clerk
  • Accounts payable clerk
  • Accounts receivable clerk
  • Payroll clerk

Opportunities for accounting employment are varied and include positions with private industry and businesses, public accounting services, and governmental agencies.

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Recommended Admission Requirements

  • First-Year Students - 75 High School GPA with a Regents Diploma or 2.0 Cumulative Transfer GPA
  • Completed Coursework in Algebra and Geometry

Curriculum Code

  • SUNY Curriculum Code: 0630