The Associate of Applied Science Accounting degree program offered through NAU's school in Overland Park, KS will help you build a strong foundation of skills needed to succeed in the workplace. Emphasis is placed on the basic principles of accounting including the four most important areas: finance, cost, taxation, and auditing. You will graduate with the education needed for various entry-level positions in the accounting profession such as bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing. Going beyond the textbook, the accounting program is taught by faculty with real-world experience bringing real life case studies to the classroom. Going even further, the Associate of Applied science degree is partnered with our strong business courses helping make you a valuable asset to any organization.
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- Tax Preparers
- Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
- Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks
- Brokerage Clerks
- Statistical Assistants
- Accounting Software Applications
- Principles of Accounting I
- Principles of Accounting II
- Principles of Accounting III
- Intermediate Accounting I
- Intermediate Accounting II
- Intermediate Accounting III
Students in some programs may be required to take online classes and attend classes at different locations.
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About Overland Park
National American University’s Overland Park campus is conveniently located just 15 minutes from downtown Kansas City. The Overland Park campus has been serving students in western Missouri and eastern Kansas since 2001, and is one of four NAU campuses in the Kansas City metro area. In addition to its strong business, allied health and information technology curriculum, the Overland Park campus offers an exciting nursing program: the Bachelor’s in Nursing - Generalist degree. Located at 103rd Street and Highway 69 just north of the Corporate Woods area, the Overland Park campus is easily accessible from Highway 69 and Interstate 435.
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