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This program is part of the Business Department.
The success of small and large businesses relies heavily on the expertise of finance and accounting professionals — they play an important role in tracking businesses' income and expenses and applying current finance and accounting industry practices, principles, laws, and security to evaluate the performance of businesses and make informed financial decisions to help prepare businesses to achieve long-term business and financial goals.
The Accounting, Banking, and Finance program will teach you the necessary skills to help get your foot in the door in a variety of accounting or finance career paths, including accounting in the public, private, and governmental sectors, forensic accounting, or as a financial analyst or financial manager.
Make it happen — enroll in the Accounting, Banking, and Finance program today!
The Right Pathway for You
MCC offers Certificates of Completion and Associate Degrees for this program. Your interests and goals will guide you in selecting the pathway that is ideal for you. You may find a combination of certificates or degrees is the fastest way to realize your dreams.
The knowledge and skills acquired while earning a Certificate of Completion (CCL) can help launch you into a new career or energize your current job. Generally requiring fewer credit hours than degrees or transfer programs, a CCL may be your best first step into higher education.
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MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.
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Successful completion of a degree or certificate within the Accounting, Banking, and Finance program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
$69,822 Show expanded career information for Accountants
Bill and Account Collectors
$37,810 Show expanded career information for Bill and Account Collectors
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
$46,308 Show expanded career information for Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
$64,238 Show expanded career information for Budget Analysts
$57,314 Show expanded career information for Credit Analysts
Financial Sales Agents
$51,008 Show expanded career information for Financial Sales Agents
Financial Services Sales Agents
$49,960 Show expanded career information for Financial Services Sales Agents
Tax Examiners, Tax Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$80,362 Show expanded career information for Tax Examiners, Tax Collectors, and Revenue Agents
$49,240 Show expanded career information for Tax Preparers
You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.
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Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to connect with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.