Explore Accounting at Bay College

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Why Accounting?

An Accounting certificate can be completed to help students gain entry level employment or to act as a stepping stone to further their education in business or accounting. Completing the certificate in addition to another business degree can enhance skill sets and provide students with a foundation in accounting skills that will be useful in the workplace.

Why Bay College?

This program is designed for students interested in an entry level position in the field of accounting. The program will provide the business, accounting, computer knowledge and skills required to perform duties as a bookkeeper or accounting clerk. Students may further enhance their employability options by completing an Associate in Applied Science in Accounting degree.

Certificate and Degree
Certificate and Degree Options
Certificate/DegreeCompletion CreditsContact Hours
Accounting (Certificate)32.00
Accounting (AAS)62.00

Beyond Bay College

Students interested in transferring to a four-year institution to obtain a bachelor's degree or higher may find opportunities in the following areas of study:

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Information Systems
Career Opportunities

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