Program Details

  • Award: Associate in Applied Science
  • Credits: 60
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

Using a hands-on learning approach, this program teaches the skills and procedures used in measuring, recording, analyzing and communicating financial information. Various aspects of the accounting profession are covered including income taxes, payroll accounting, cost accounting, business law and business communications. This program prepares students to take the ACAT test to become an Accredited Business Advisor (ABA). The accounting program provides the foundation for a wide variety of professional business opportunities.

Program Locations

  • Pine Technical College 55063

Labor Market Information

  • Credit Analysts
  • Median wage:$32.01/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Financial Examiners
  • Median wage:$38.40/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • College Business Teachers
  • Median wage:$70,897/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Tax Preparers
  • Median wage:$18.69/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • Accountants and Auditors
  • Median wage:$30.60/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Budget Analysts
  • Median wage:$29.41/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Tax Examiners and Collectors
  • Median wage:$26.63/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Pine Technical and Community College
Pine Technical and Community College
900 Fourth St. S.E. Pine City, MN 55063 Toll-Free: (800) 521-7463 Local: (320) 629-5100 TTY: (320) 629-1030 Email: information@pine.edu