Program of Study

Course work includes accounting, auditing, taxation, computer applications, business law, economics, and general education courses. Cooperative education opportunities may be available. Related skills are developed through the study of communications, computer applications, financial analysis, critical thinking skills, and ethics.


Careers Available

Graduates should qualify for entry-level positions in many types of organizations including accounting firms, small businesses, insurance firms, manufacturing firms, banks, hospitals, school systems, and government agencies.

Recommended Background and Skills

Strong math background, high school algebra strongly recommended, strong reading comprehension skills and basic computer skills.

Helpful Personal Attributes

Analytical and critical thinking skills, strong communication and interpersonal skills and adaptability to various work environments.

Program Offerings

Program Credential Level Offered Code
Accounting and Finance - Accounting Track Associate in Applied Science NEW Day A25800AC
Accounting and Finance - Accounting Track Associate in Applied Science NEW Evening A25800AC
Accounting and Finance - Accounting Diploma Diploma NEW Day D25800AC
Accounting and Finance - Accounting Diploma Diploma NEW Evening D25800AC
Accounting and Finance - Financial Services Track Associate in Applied Science NEW Day and Online A25800FS
Accounting and Finance - Financial Services Track Associate in Applied Science NEW Evening and Online A25800FS

Program Contact

If you would like additional information about the Accounting and Finance Program, contact Phil Slater, Program Coordinator, at 336.734.7354 or pslater@forsythtech.edu.