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CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

  • Public and private accounting firms
  • Large and small businesses
  • Government agencies
  • Banks

PLAN OF STUDY

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

    • Prepare summary statements of business conditions for small businesses or government agencies
    • Utilize basic business computer applications
    • Excel, Access, Word...
    • Computerized accounting software
    • Process daily accounting transactions, journals, and ledgers and handle other entry-level accounting functions
    • Prepare financial statements
    • Perform payroll functions
    • Manage cash and accrual accounting
    • Handle accounting for sole proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations
    • Communicate professionally, both in person and in writing
    • Problem solve
    • Proficient in mathematical skills necessary for business calculations

DEGREE OPTIONS/FUTURE ACADEMIC PATHS

Graduates are awarded a B.S. in Athletic Training. WTAMU offers a Master's in major.

Graduate Students may also find similar academic interests in:

  • Major 1
  • Major 2

CAREER CLOSE-UP

Median wage (TX) - $28,000
Median wage (US) - $31,000

Average entry-level wage for College of Nursing and Health Sciences graduates - $26,000

Prerequisites

  • Mathematics to solve problems.
  • Understanding written sentences and paragraphs in work-related documents.
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Ability to communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.

PROGRAM COSTS

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