If yes, yes, or yes, we have a 100% online degree and certificate option for you!
Whichever path you choose, students graduate with the skills, knowledge and abilities sought by workforce partners who hire current students, promote graduates and continuously develop them for career advancement on a pathway to high-wage jobs.
Important: MCC recently updated the BSAD course designator for its business courses to either BUSN or ACCT. Please refer to the Business Course Crosswalk (PDF) to determine the name of the new BUSN or ACCT course that will fulfill the BSAD requirement on your degree plan.
Choose this degree if you plan to transfer and take two years of college credit with you. Our transfer agreements make this an easy transition to four-year colleges and area universities like UMKC, University of Central Missouri, Northwest Missouri State, Park University and others.
Students who plan to transfer and major in accounting or other business-related fields (e.g., management, marketing, human resources, finance, etc.) should plan to take the following courses at MCC:
Choose this degree if you want to learn the fundamentals of accounting so you can begin your career.
If you are not sure if you want to transfer to a four-year college or university at this time this is a great degree option for you. This degree is designed to get you job ready but also fulfill general education requirements should you decide to transfer.
Choose one of the following certificates to quickly attain basic accounting knowledge and job ready skills to make you marketable in the workforce for entry-level positions:
Visit the MoSCORES website for information on MCC's programs, including length, credit hours, and wage and employment data. Search Metropolitan Community College. Note: The historical data listed is informational and can vary based on the number of credit hours students earn, local wage conditions and other factors.
Accounting degrees and certificates are the gateway to many career options. Depending on your emphasis area, your education will equip you to develop into any of the following roles among others:
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The following courses are accepted/recommended by most transfer institutions to enter into their college of business/accounting program: