Accounting

Accounting Technology

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The Accounting Technology program prepares students to provide technical support to professional accountants and other management personnel by recording, summarizing, and reporting financial information of an organization. Fletcher’s Accounting Technology Program provides a foundation in basic accounting and bookkeeping skills. It includes instruction in general accounting principles and practices, posting transactions to accounts, record keeping systems, and accounting software operation. CIP 520302

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) is a leading specialized accreditation association for business education — supporting, celebrating, and rewarding teaching excellence. ACBSP accredits business, accounting, and business-related programs at the associate, baccalaureate, master, and doctorate degree levels worldwide. Every quality business program worldwide is accredited.

  • ACBSP promotes continuous improvement and recognizes excellence in the accreditation of business education programs around the world.
  • ACBSP acknowledges the importance of scholarly research and inquiry and believes that such activities facilitate improved teaching. ACBSP encourages faculty involvement within the contemporary business world to enhance the quality of classroom instruction and to contribute to student learning.
  • ACBSP offers an accreditation process uniquely focused on teaching excellence and student outcomes. And because the council believes ACBSP success is driven by the success of its members, ACBSP officers and members align those programs and the accreditation process to meet the individual needs of each member.

ACBSP Accredited

Fletcher’s program prepares students for employment in the following areas:

  • Accounting technicians
  • Bookkeepers
  • Junior accountants
  • Data entry clerks
  • Accounting clerks

The program is also designed to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed as accounting technicians.

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Transfer Options

For students interested in transferring to Nicholls State University to earn a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Accounting, a two plus two guide has been built to meet your needs. For more information about this degree, please click on the FTCC Associate of General Studies Transfer Degree Program Handbook 2019-20 (page 26) in the “links” section on this webpage. Students can also reach out to a transfer adviser  in the Student Success Center (room 127) located at the main campus in Schriever for more details.