Applied Accounting

Earn your associate in accounting degree online at UAF and prepare for entry- and mid-level accounting jobs. Emphasizing an applied approach to business, nearly all of the courses in this program give you the opportunity to engage in real-world projects such as preparation of financial and tax statements, bookkeeping and payroll accounting. Our program also allows you to earn microcredentials through your studies that demonstrate skills and experience in a particular subject area, which can help connect you with employers looking for those competencies.

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Earn Your Applied Accounting Degree Online

Cost breakdown for the online associate degree in accounting

The estimated cost for the applied accounting program based on current rates is $18,390.

See what your dollars go toward on the UAF eCampus Tuition and Fees page.

Learning online at UAF

Pay in-state tuition no matter where you live when you earn your degree online at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. We offer hands-on and collaborative online education that makes you feel like you’re right here in the classroom.

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What Can You Do With Your Associate’s Degree in Accounting?

Accounting offers greater mobility, flexibility and potential for advancement than almost any other college degree. Our associate degree prepares you for a variety of entry- and mid-level accounting jobs, and is a great jumping off point for many different careers in business.




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