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Associate of Arts - Accounting Foundations

If numbers and critical thinking are your "thing", then consider an accounting career. The Associate of Arts with a concentration in Accounting Foundations degree program from University of Phoenix can prepare you for a career in accounting. In this program, you’ll gain a foundation of academic disciplines, including communication and social sciences, while focusing on the role of accounting in business strategy, financial statements, and economics. You'll work on case studies with business scenarios that require the use of accounting information and resources. Additionally, students will use ledgers, journals, and worksheets to complete formal, informal, and quantitative accounting tasks.  

Gain foundation knowledge in accounting, while learning general academic disciplines of communication arts, social sciences, mathematics, and humanities. Utilize the large support network of alumni, academic support, and premier distance learning through University of Phoenix, and inquire now about this online Accouning specialization.



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Degree Category: Business > Accounting > Associates
Degree Subject: Accounting Degree
Degree Level: Associate's