UACCM Academics

Career-Specific Program Overview

Students turned to instructor in class as she teaches from lectern.


The Associate of Applied Science degree provides students with a foundation in basic accounting principles and applications with an in-depth knowledge of business, computer, and communication skills necessary for today’s office professional or for entry-level and middle-management positions in marketing for business and industry or for small-business ownership. Students will acquire skills to assist them in working with others and handling administrative responsibilities for various office positions or aspects of management and marketing. The program prepares students to work in professions not requiring a four-year degree.

Career Opportunities

  • Accounting assistant
  • Payroll clerk
  • Bank employee
  • Accounts receivable/payable technician
  • Executive assistant
  • Administrative assistant
  • General office assistant
  • Sales representative
  • Department manager
  • Owner/manager of small business

Degree/Certificate Requirements