With a ten-year growth rate of nearly 26%, accounting jobs are expected to grow twice as quickly in Georgia than they are nationwide, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Gwinnett Tech's Accounting program provides a solid foundation in key business principles that will open doors for a successful career, career change or advancement.
Accountants and auditors in Georgia earn 42% more than the average annual salary for all positions in the state, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. With relevant work experience, combined with an Accounting degree from Gwinnett Tech, graduates will pave the way for positions in management and leadership, such as payroll accounting specialist, tax preparation specialist or accounting assistant.
This program is offered at Gwinnett Tech's Alpharetta-North Fulton and Lawrenceville campuses.
Take the first step toward'a career in Accounting Technology and apply for next semester! Important dates and deadlines are listed to get you started and if you're looking for ways to pay for your education, explore our scholarships for this program, as well as state and federal funds for which you may be eligible. You can also learn about our faculty and clubs and organizations to join!
Gwinnett Tech builds relationships with local subject-matter experts to develop advisory boards, who provide feedback that ensures we deliver relevant industry-specific curriculum for today's high-demand careers. See who serves on our Accounting advisory board.
For more information on our degree and certificate programs available, please view the course catalog for Accounting Technology, AAS, Accounting Diploma, Computerized Accounting Specialist Certificate, Office Accounting Specialist Certificate, Payroll Accounting Specialist Certificate and Tax Preparation Specialist Certificate.
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- Computerized Accounting Specialist-Diploma
- Payroll Accounting Specialist-Certificate