(Jackson County, Jefferson Davis and Perkinston Campuses)
The Accounting Technology program is designed to prepare students for employment opportunities in the accounting field. Upon successful completion, students should be prepared for accounting positions in business and industry, governmental agencies, and public accounting firms. Software taught in this program includes the latest version of Microsoft Office Suite and QuickBooks.
This program leads to an Associate of Applied Science Degree and is preparatory for employment upon graduation from MGCCC. Where a transfer to 4-year college or university is desired, a conference should be scheduled with a MGCCC advisor.
All students completing a career or technical program must complete either the MS-CPAS (Mississippi Career Planning and Assessment System) or an MGCCC Board- approved Technical Skills Attainment assessment where applicable. Students should see an advisor for further details.
In addition, the Accounting Technology program offers an additional concentration in Gaming: Accounting Technology Gaming Concentration