What can you do with an associates in accounting?
I'm thinking of going to college for accounting, although I'm not exactly 100% confident it's what I'd like to do for the rest of my life. Say two years down the road, after earning an associates, I have an epiphany and actually can't stand accounting. I'm wondering what kind of jobs can you get with a mere associates in accounting? Also, is it likely the accounting credits can be used for a different business major? Oh, I guess I didn't do enough research yet. I just assumed the CPA license was crucial.
Asked By: - 9/26/2009
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You may be able to get a job in the accounting department of a medium sized business, say a car dealership or a contractor. But it's unlikely you will get hired by a major company who would be able to attract graduates with more education. Over time it may work out and you could move up in the ranks but it will take... More
Answered By: LongIslandRaceFan - 9/26/2009
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You can have a job with an associate degree as an accountant of course! Yes, you can either continue education as an accountant, or you can study management, marketing, etc.
Answered By: USA - 9/26/2009
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