Potential students who wish to earn accounting degree online may enjoy studying math and finance, as well as learning more about general accounting principles and practices that apply to business situations. 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.
Online degree programs may allow students the flexibility to study on their own schedule, without cutting work hours or taking time away from the family. Active-duty military personnel, students who are physically unable to attend classes on campus, those who live far from a college campus, or those who travel often, may also find an online degree program appealing.
The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading provider of technology education in the United States. The ITT Technical Institute in Indianapolis offers an online Accounting program of study in the School of Business.*
* Other Disclaimers
This program of study will not qualify a graduate to take the examination to become a Certified Public Accountant. All students interested in practicing a regulated accounting profession requiring licensure from a state regulatory agency should contact the appropriate state regulatory agency in their field of interest to determine the licensing requirements. Licensing information is also available from the following Web sites: American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, National Association of State Boards of Accountancy, Institute of Internal Auditors and Institute of Management Accountants.