Business Administration - Accounting, Online

The PTI Associate in Business Degree with an Accounting Concentration features a specialization that is designed to provide a solid background in business fundamentals, followed by an in-depth study and application of accounting practices and concepts as they relate to numerous accounting challenges graduates may encounter in today’s dynamic business environment.

Coursework is structured to assist you in the development of your career goals as you acquire the knowledge and skills needed by industry-current accounting professionals.

Key Benefits

  • As a PTI Accounting student you will learn the fundamentals of preparing key business financial statements.
  • You will spend time mastering business problem solving techniques
  • You will learn accounting procedures for many types of enterprises including for profit, not for profit and government organizations
  • You will have the opportunity to learn accounting database applications  and accounting formation technology fundamentals.


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Key Skills
Tuition, Loan Debt & Graduate Information
  • Key Skills

    In the PTI Accounting Administration Program you will learn key skills such as:

    • Management skills
    • Performing Presentations
    • Critical Thinking Skills
    • Decision Making Skills
    • Sales and Promotion Techniques
    • Social Responsibility
    • Personal and Professional
    • Development
    • Solving Problems
    • Dynamic interpersonal skills
    • Computer skills and Information Technology
    • Accounting skills
    • Marketing new products
    • Creating a new business
    • Business Law
    • Creating business spreadsheets
    • Database Applications
  • Memberships

    • PTI is an active member in the American Marketing Association and our students attend regular events to meet industry professionals that can open doors for internships and job placement.
    • PTI is active in Alpha Beta Gamma and International Business Honor Society that recognizes and encourages scholarship among two-year college students in business.
  • Courses

    BUSINESS Core Courses

    • Computer Applications
    • Critical Thinking
    • Introduction to Business
    • Principles of Mathematics
    • Steps to Career Success 1, 2, and 3



    • Accounting Information Systems
    • Business Law
    • Database Applications for Business
    • Federal Taxes
    • Government and Non-Profit Accounting
    • Financial Accounting 1
    • Financial Accounting 2
    • Intermediate Accounting 1
    • Intermediate Accounting 2
    • Intermediate Accounting 3
    • Principles of Management
    • Spreadsheet Applications


    General Education Courses

    • Career Development
    • Effective Speech
    • Electives – 1 for Accounting
    • English Composition 1
    • English Composition 2
    • Personal Finance
    • Internship
  • Employment

    PTI Accounting graduates are prepared for entry-level positions in:

    • Accounting
    • Advertising
    • Banking
    • Computer Services
    • Credit and Collections
    • Customer Service
    • Education
    • Energy and Utilities
    • Healthcare and Medical
    • Human Resources
    • Information Technology
  • Careers

    PTI offers a comprehensive Career Services Department with a dedicated staff who will assist you in your career search. Companies that have previously hired PTI graduates include:

    • H. J. Heinz
    • H &R Block
    • Verizon Wireless
    • PNC Bank
    • Calgon Carbon Corporation
    • Carnegie Science Center
    • Digital Picture, Inc.
    • Federal Express
    • Amcon Office Systems
    • American Red Cross
    • Beckwith Machinery Co
    • General Nutrition Center
    • Some employers may require a background check and drug screening prior to employment.
  • Tuition, Loan Debt & Graduate Information

    For graduation rates and other important consumer information regarding this program, please click on the link below:

    United States Department of Education Gainful Employment Data


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