Accounting

Mission Statement
The mission of the Vincennes University Accounting program is to prepare students from diverse backgrounds for employment in accounting/bookkeeping positions while broadening their understanding of the community to become valued members of today’s dynamic accounting environment.  The program will utilize intensive course work, laboratory experiences, and client interaction to prepare students to integrate basic accounting skills and ethical analysis while building a desire for lifelong learning and improvement.  Graduates of this program will be prepared to enter the workforce as bookkeepers, with emphasis in payroll, receivables, payables, and income tax.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate proficiency with accounting-related software packages/programs.
  • apply bookkeeping techniques. 
  • analyze financial data, given a set of financial parameters.  
  • demonstrate knowledge of the business environment.