Source: MN DEED website as of November 2016. Figures shown are median hourly wages rounded down to the nearest whole number.
Globalization and growing business complexity will likely fuel the increased need for accountants over the coming years. Get your associate of applied science in accounting at Lake Superior College in Duluth, MN and get a job! Accountant graduates are prepared to take the Accreditation Council for Accountancy and Taxation’s Accredited Business Accountant test.View Catalog or Request Info
Skills & Knowledge
- Financial statement preparation
- Budget analysis
- Managerial and payroll accounting
- Income tax calculation
- Accounting software like Quickbooks and Turbo Tax
Approximate total tuition & fees for MN residents to complete this degree. Starting Fall 2018, LSC will charge the same rates regardless of a student’s state of residence. Non-Minnesota residents will pay the same tuition rates as Minnesota residents.
The accountant degree may be completed in 2 years if prerequisites are complete.
Potential Career Opportunities
- Accounting analyst
- Accounting associate
- Accounts payable clerk
- Accounts receivable clerk
- Accounting assistant
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Pursue your bachelor’s degree as an accountant. We have agreements with other colleges and universities. They accept transfer credits from Lake Superior College. Visit transfer services for more information.