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The Accounting Program prepares students for a variety of accounting
occupations in the public and private sector.
Path A and B are separate programs of study. Changing from one path to another can result in additional time and expense, however, there are numerous courses common to both paths that will allow students to change from one path to the other in the first year of study with limited time lost. Here is a list of courses common to both accounting program paths.
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An accounting education potentially leading to a career as a professional bookkeeper and accountant. With this path you could eventually become a Certified Bookkeeper under the certification offered by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers.
Length of Study
Degree and Certificate Options
An accounting education potentially leading to a career as a Certified Public Accountant. With this path you could eventually become a Certified Public Accountant under the certification and licensing offered by individual states. In the State of Washington the Board of Accountancy regulates CPA licensing.
Length of Study
Designed to provide students with a broad liberal arts background of study during their first and second years of college with an emphasis on Business and Accounting. The state's two-year and four-year schools developed direct transfer agreements (DTA) that allow students from a community college to transfer at least 90 credits to a four-year college or university. Upon entering business school at the four-year school, Path B accounting students with transfer degrees in Business select accounting as their business major.