Business Administration Careers – Accounting
The Business Administration Careers – Accounting option encourages students to acquire and develop competency in relevant and marketable business skills, including communications, quantitative analysis, critical thinking, research, and decision-making. Massasoit’s Associate in Science in Accounting can lead to a career as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
Accounting students will study finances, economics, general business principles, applications, and law, and taxation. They are also introduced to a variety of business careers through learning experiences such as case analyses, simulations, community service, cooperative learning, and internships. Massasoit students gain an understanding and appreciation of technologies available in the information-based economy of the 21st century that enhance business operations.
There are three other degree options within Business Administration:
Students whose interests change after the first semester can switch options or to switch into the Business Administration Transfer Program with no risk of having to make up courses. Business Administration Careers foster an attitude of self-improvement, responsibility, and professionalism with life-long learning as a core value.