Potential students who are interested in pursuing a program of study leading to an accounting degree may enjoy studying math, balancing a checkbook, and have a desire to learn more about general accounting principles and practices in business situations. Students pursuing an accounting degree may learn a variety of skills including, accounting concepts and skills, financial applications and other elements of business and accounting.
An accountant is typically a trained professional who keeps track of a company's financial matters, monitoring money that comes into the company and how it is spent (or goes back out). An accountant may also measure the financial information of a company as well as prepare their financial statements.
The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading provider of technology education in the United States. The ITT Technical Institute in Indianapolis offers Accounting degree related programs of study in the School of Business.