From learning the financial side of business to mastering the latest in accounting technology, Gwinnett Tech’s Accounting program provides a solid foundation in key business principles that will open doors for a successful career, career change or advancement.
The associate of applied science degree program prepares students to begin successful careers in the accounting profession. The associate degree program includes accounting and related business courses and college-level general education courses. The program features both manual and computerized accounting systems. Students receive training in preparation for a variety of employment situations.
What are my program options?
- Accounting Technology, AAS
- Accounting Diploma
- Computerized Accounting Specialist Certificate
- Office Accounting Specialist Certificate
- Payroll Accounting Specialist Certificate
- Tax Preparation Specialist Certificate
Take the first step towards a career in Accounting Technology and apply for next semester! Important dates and deadlines are listed to get you started and if you’re looking for ways to pay for your education, explore our scholarships for this program, as well as state and federal funds for which you may be eligible. You can also learn about our faculty and clubs and organizations to join!
Gwinnett Tech builds relationships with local subject-matter experts to develop advisory boards, who provide feedback that ensures we deliver relevant industry-specific curriculum for today’s high-demand careers. See who serves on our Accounting advisory board.
What can I expect from the Accounting Technology program?
Students learn many aspects of the business world including finance skills necessary to pursue careers in bookkeeping, payroll, auditing accounts payable and accounts receivable.
What does an accountant do?
Accountants prepare and examine financial records. They ensure that financial records are accurate and taxes are paid properly and on time. Accountants assess financial operations and work to help ensure that organizations run efficiently.
What career options will I have?
- Business Office Manager
- Computerized Accounting Specialist
- Payroll Accounting Specialist
- Tax Preparation Specialist
How much will it cost?
Gwinnett Tech offers affordability at $100 per credit hour + fees. Great opportunities for scholarships and financial aid with HOPE Grant, HOPE scholarship, HOPE Career Grants and more!