Associate Degree in Accounting and Tax Specialist

At Globe University, we focus on providing value for our students. Our associate degree in accounting and tax specialist degree is a prime example. In approximately two years of study, you will receive the training you need to manage your own home-based tax and business consulting service, work for a tax and financial services agency or corporate tax accounting department, or continue your education with a bachelor's degree.

Our associate in accounting and tax specialist degree qualifies graduates for a variety of entry level accounting positions including tax associate, accounting clerk and accounting assistant.

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is predicting average job growth through 2020.*  Tighter regulation and a focus on transparency have increased the need for qualified professionals to maintain books and provide accounting services for individuals and organizations.

Accounting and tax specialist associate degree: highlights

  • Receive hands-on practice in preparation of federal tax returns for businesses and individuals.
  • Study topics like payroll and managerial accounting, accounting systems, Excel for accounting, tax preparation and fraud examination.
  • Learn from instructors with experience in the field.
  • Take accounting classes online (24/7 access) or day or evening at any campus location.
  • All courses transfer into our bachelor's degree in accounting program.
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Choosing an accounting program

Consider the increased earning power of an associate degree in accounting and tax specialist against the costs of college after financial aid. Many students receive federal or state financial aid, and placement rates for our graduates are excellent. For more information:

If you would like to learn more about careers in tax accounting, or help in comparing this associate degree program to others,, we invite you to contact admissions or call 1-877-303-6060 for information or to arrange a free career-planning meeting.

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