Accounting (AS)


Get the introduction to accounting you'll need to land an entry-level position or enter SNHU's BS in Accounting program. Learn from experts in public and corporate accounting, taxation and fraud. Tap into a large network of alumni who are willing to offer advice and business contacts. Introducing SNHU's Associate Degree in Accounting. (Available Online)

Whether you're searching for an online Associate’s in Accounting program, an on-campus program, or a combination of the two, SNHU has one of the most established accounting programs in the Northeast. You'll gain the foundation in basic accounting needed to pursue a career as a book keeper, payroll clerk, accounts receivable clerk or other entry-level accounting position.

Accredited and Affordable
SNHU's associate degree in accounting is also one of the most affordable, accredited programs in the region. It's taught by both full-time and adjunct professors — many with decades of real-world experience in areas such as public accounting, tax fraud and business management.

You'll leave not only with a basic understanding of how to analyze and prepare financial statements, but also improved interpersonal communication skills, since written and oral presentations are built into the program.

The In-Demand Career
The demand for accounting professionals is on the rise. In fact, according to Job Outlook 2010, accounting is the most "in-demand" program in the Northeast. So whether you decide to enter the job market right away, or parlay your associate's into a bachelor's in accounting, you should have plenty of options after you finish your studies.

Founded in 1932, Southern New Hampshire University is located on 300 acres along the banks of the Merrimack River in Manchester. We also have satellite campuses throughout New Hampshire — in Portsmouth, Salem and Nashua — and as far north as Brunswick, Maine.


Message from Director - Accounting (A.S.)

According to Job Outlook 2010, accounting is the most “in-demand” occupation in the Northeast.  Every institution around the globe – corporate/for-profit, government and nonprofit – must maintain accurate financial records.


University Accreditation

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