Accounting Technology
  • Associate of Arts (AA) or Associate of Science (AS)
  • Certificate of Applied Science (CAS)
  • Associate of Applied Science (AAS)

A degree in accounting opens doors in every kind of business from coast to coast.

FVCC’s Accounting Technology program prepares students to perform basic accounting functions within a business. Students receive a well-rounded business education that includes organizational and supervisory skills. Depending upon which degree is obtained, graduates may seek employment as entry-level bookkeepers or may transfer to a four-year university to pursue a bachelor’s degree in accounting.

Opportunities

  • FVCC’s Associate of Science degree in Accounting Technology transfers to the University of Montana, Montana State University and other four-year institutions that offer bachelor’s degrees in accounting.
  • The annual mean wage for an accountant with a bachelor’s degree or higher working in Montana is $64,900, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
  • The annual mean wage for an accounting or bookkeeping clerk working in Montana is $35,170, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Attributes of Successful Accountants

  • Strong math skills
  • Enjoy learning to use new software and technology
  • Honest, trustworthy and able to maintain confidential information
  • Detail-oriented
  • Good communication skills
Accounting Transfer - AS
Accounting Technology – CAS
Accounting Technology – AAS