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Associate in Applied Business, Accounting Technology (ATCH)

Associate in Applied Business, Accounting Technology (ATCH)


The Accounting Technology (ATCH) program provides a two-year program for accounting technicians leading to the Associate in Applied Business Degree. This program prepares graduates to enter the workforce in junior accountant positions in a number of job sectors. The program provides students the accounting skills needed to perform such duties as payroll, accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger, bookkeeping, auditing and tax return preparation.

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What courses will you take?

Courses cover business, economics, data processing, ethics, marketing, finance, and more.

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Career Opportunities

Graduates have obtained employment with hospitals, school boards, CPA firms, retail stores, and corporations, with duties including payroll, accounts receivable/payable, general ledger bookkeeping, auditing and tax return preparation.

Flexible Online Format

With asynchronous coursework and flexible advising, students can complete their degree on their own schedule. Take a full load and finish the degree in four semesters, or pace your courses to fit your life and career. This program is also available through OHIO's regional campuses.

Admission Requirements

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Admission to the program as a freshman applicant requires successful attainment of a high school diploma, state-recognized high school equivalent or GED. No minimum gpa requirement. College transcripts required if credit is earned after high school.