Earn your Associate degree in Accounting – at home, at your own pace.
There are certain skills you need to begin a career as an Accounting professional. With Penn Foster’s distance learning, you can earn your Degree in Accounting quickly and conveniently. Learn valuable skills with these online accounting courses and more:
- Financial, Managerial and Cost Accounting
- Mathematics for Business and Finance
- Principles of Management
- Financial Management
And you’ll earn your Associate in Accounting degree at home – no classroom needed!
Average Cost of a Penn Foster College Credit: $79
Start a moneymaking career in the growing field of Accounting. Why earn an Associate Degree in Accounting? With the right credentials, you can:
- Earn $61,000 per year, although skilled and experienced Accounting professionals can earn much more.*
- Work in a career that is expected to grow over 16% by 2020.**
- Work for financial institutions or government agencies!
The future of the Accounting field is solid. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects an increase of nearly 22% in new job openings by 2018.** An increase in the number of businesses, changing financial laws and regulations, and increased scrutiny of company finances will drive growth.
- Earn your Degree in as little as 14 months, with appropriate transfer credit, by studying in the comfort of your home and at your own convenience.
- No experience necessary. The Associate Degree Program in Accounting is designed so even beginners can learn quickly.
- Gain administrative skills necessary to work in the field of accounting and business environments.
After completing our program, you’ll be well prepared to begin what can be a very enjoyable and profitable career. You can always choose to further your education later by earning a bachelor’s degree.†
Respected and Accredited
Earn your Degree from an institution that has been nationally accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council since 1957. When you enroll at Penn Foster College, you can be certain of receiving high-quality education that will help you get where you want to go.
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There’s never been a better time to start working toward a new career or business of your own. And you can start immediately – today if you want.
At Penn Foster, you can train for a new career at a price that won’t break the bank.
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*Salary information is based on the “Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition”, a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor. Individual student earnings vary. Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.
** Growth figures represent a ten-year period ending 2020. Source: “Occupational Outlook Handbook”, a publication of the U.S. Department of Labor.
† Credits earned in Penn Foster programs may transfer to some, but not all, learning institutions. If you are planning to continue your education with another school after you earn your degree from Penn Foster, you should check with that school regarding credit transfer policies.