Why Choose Accounting at PPCC?
Accounting at PPCC prepares you for the real world. Our instructors bring corporate and organizational experience to the classroom and have degrees from leading institutions. Each year our accounting students, mentored by PPCC faculty, partner with local organizations to prep, file and analyze taxes and bookkeeping. This program offers various degrees and specialized certificates to meet your needs.
What will I study?
As a PPCC accounting student, you will work closely with your professors to solve complex business problems, develop critical thinking and ultimately become a responsible business professional that is savvy in the latest trends. As an accounting student you will study:
- Accounting theories, concepts and methods
- Fundamental principles of accounting
- Tax and statistics
Example Classes I Might Take
What are graduates doing now?
Pikes Peak Community College alumni have positions in areas such as: Accountancy, Auditing, Finance, Social Media Marketing, Sales, Hotel Management, Information Technology, Marketing Research, and Advertising. Some graduates have gone on to own their own businesses as well, including day spas, clothing companies, and restaurants.
Graduates from PPCC's Accounting programs have also gone on to study at the following schools:
UCCS, CSU-Pueblo, CSU-Fort Collins, Colorado College and more.
Program Learning Outcomes
Program Learning Outcomes (PLO) are competencies with which students will be proficient at the completion of an academic program. Program Learning Outcomes link with course learning outcomes and competencies.