Looking for a career that provides job stability combined with growth opportunity? A career in accounting provides both. With an Associate Degree from Bryan University in Accounting, you’ll gain a specialized skillset that will help set you apart in the marketplace.
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers for Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Tax professionals are expected to add another 188,500 industry job openings in the United States through 2028.1
Earning your degree now means you’ll be prepared for the jobs of the future.
As a graduate of the Bryan University Associate Degree in Accounting, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to be job-ready for career opportunities1 such as:
You’ll lead a rewarding career in employment settings such as:
In today’s business environment, college graduates must be equipped with the right technology expertise, problem solving skills, and leadership acumen. As a Bryan University business accounting student, you’ll become job-ready by learning from faculty who have real-world experience and by building a solid foundation of skills in business, such as:
As a Bryan University student, you’ll have the opportunity to earn up to three certifications that are included in your program at no extra charge and will help build your resume and establish your credibility in the marketplace, including:
Bryan also provides you several valuable benefits:
At Bryan, we don’t think learning online means learning alone. Connect with faculty, peers, and student support conveniently from your smart phone, tablet, or computer using Zoom, a user-friendly video app. You’ll join a vibrant community who will provide support and celebrate your success along the way. You’ll not only develop friends and colleagues, but you’ll also build a professional network—for life.
You can enroll in the Business Administration Undergraduate Certificate and the Associate Degree in Accounting concurrently. This means once you complete your certificate, you can get to work sooner while completing your associate degree. Once you complete your associate degree, you may also consider pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Business. If you have prior college credit, or you have already completed an associate degree at another institution, we will accept as many credits as possible (and potentially your entire associate degree) to help accelerate your Bryan program.
1Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2019-20 Edition. Also see https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2082.00 and https://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/13-2011.01. Sites visited on 12/17/2019. Example occupations shown herein do not imply a guarantee of employment. Students are responsible for conducting occupational research for their chosen program. Employers have unique hiring practices and job-specific requirements, which may include years of experience for manager positions. Graduates with little to no prior experience should expect an entry-level position.
The Academic Associate Degree in Accounting is designed to meet the increasing industry demand for business professionals in accounting. Accounting serves as a universal base that allows one to talk “the language of business.” With the right accounting skills graduates can position themselves for success in almost any sector or industry. Students develop real-world, employer-demanded skills in payroll, banking, reporting, and record keeping allowing them to become an asset to any company.
In this program, students acquire the needed knowledge and skills in preparation for passing exams such as the National Bookkeepers Association (NBA) Accounting, Bookkeeping, Tax, and QuickBooks certifications. The program is ideal for professionals who want to enter an accounting-related field or lay the groundwork for further study to become a certified management accountant (CMA) or certified public accountant (CPA). Bryan University delivers this program through dynamic, adaptive, experiential learning that includes personalized instruction and coaching.