Associate Degree in Accounting from Briarcliffe College

In this program, students will study economic structures and systems and examine social, business and government institutions. Money supply, banking, gross domestic product and issues of supply and demand are also explored.

The Associate in Applied Science Degree in Accounting is a two-year degree that is designed to help prepare students for entry-level employment in the field of accounting. It provides the students with ample accounting background, which can enable them to pursue employment in corporate and government accounting departments and in the tax service industry. The degree also provides students with the basic courses needed to continue on to a baccalaureate degree program in accounting and ultimately the New York State Certified Public Accountant examination.

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Accreditation

Programmatic Accreditation: The Accounting program is not programmatically accredited.

Institutional Accreditation: Briarcliffe College is accredited by The Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. The commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Commission on Higher Education Accreditation.

The New York State Board of Regents also authorizes Briarcliffe to offer Diploma, Associate degree and Bachelor's degree programs.

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Some of the required courses in this program include:

  • Principles of Accounting I
  • Principles of Accounting II
  • Computerized Accounting
  • Principles of Business
  • Spreadsheet Modeling and Simulations
  • Macroeconomics

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