Header Background Image


Program Overview

Accountancy is the study of theories, principles, and practices in the recording, analyzing, and communication of financial information. This discipline explores the flow of transactions in quantitative form and the role of reporting in the overall system for financial control in business, industry, and government. Accounting processes and information are frequently the foundation for decision making and business planning. Students can also enter the field through the certificate programs—Micro Technician Bookkeeper and Payroll Clerk. The ability to move upward in an organization requires continued education.

Catalog Page

Program Awards

Associate Degree

Accounting - Associate in Arts

Associate Degree

Accounting - Associate in Science

Associate Degree

Accounting - Certificate of Achievement


Payroll Clerk - Certificate of Proficiency


Apply to SWC Register for Classes Apply for a Degree/Certificate

Points of Interest

Open the accordion rows below to reveal more information about Accounting.

Class Schedule Academic Calendar Important Dates

Program Contacts

Background Image


Accounting & Business Administration


Mink Stavenga Dean
Elisabeth Shapiro Department Chair