This certificate program is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions in the accounting field.
Some of the settings in which students find employment include: accounting firms, small businesses, manufacturing firms, banks, hospitals, school systems and government agencies.
Successful graduates may attain employment as accounts receivable/accounts payable clerks, internal auditors, cost accountants and most entry-level business positions. With work experience and additional education, individuals may advance in the accounting profession.
Students may choose from a number of traditional, fully online or hybrid courses. (Hybrids are courses that incorporate both classroom and online components.)
Phi Beta Lambda is a voluntary campus organization that provides students with leadership opportunities to gain valuable experience for the job market. Students participate in activities such as promoting their profession in the community; fundraising and outreach projects; and networking with people, agencies and organizations that play a vital role in their profession. Students have the opportunity to attend state and national conferences and compete with other students in various areas of specialization in the business professions.
"I was very nervous going back to school after 30 years. The thing I liked was that MCC is not really a large college. You get more one-on-one time with the instructors. It made learning more pleasant and more personalized."
Accounts Payable Administrator for Montgomery County, NC