The “language of business”
Accounting is known as the “language of business” because the terms and concepts are generally used in all fields of business. The accountant is the key figure in presenting relevant financial information to various users. The impact and importance of accounting information to businesses and related fields provide many career opportunities in accounting. Accountants help to ensure that the nation's firms are run more efficiently, and its public records are kept more accurately.
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Welcome to Cowley College's Accounting Clerk program. Our program is designed to prepare you for a career in accounting by providing you with the fundamentals of accounting and computer skills for accounting and general office applications.
Our program is designed to prepare students for employment or advancement as entry-level or trainee accountants with solid academic credentials in the shortest possible time. Students learn the fundamentals of accounting and develop computer skills to perform accounting and general office applications.
If you're looking for an opportunity to further develop your skills, you can join the DECA student club. The club will give you the chance to learn about and practice marketing, finance, hospitality, accounting, and more. Scholarships and financial aid are available to support your educational and career goals.
Department Scholarships are available for a limited number of qualified students.
Join the DECA club
The DECA student club prepares emerging leaders in marketing, finance, hospitality, accounting, and more!