Potential students who may wish to earn on line accounting degrees may enjoy studying math and finance, as well as learning more about the general accounting principles and practices as they apply to business situations. An accountant is typically a trained professional who keeps track of a company's financial matters, monitoring money that is received by the company and how it is spent.
On line accounting degrees of study may allow students the flexibility to study on their own schedule, without cutting work hours or taking time away from their family. Active-duty military personnel, those who live far from a college campus, or those who travel often may also find an online degree program appealing. Generally, registration, assignments, tests and communication with instructors and other students takes place via the Internet.
The ITT Technical Institutes are a leading provider of technology education in the United States. ITT Technical Institute in Indianapolis offers online Accounting programs 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.