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Accountants and Auditors

Typical job duties performed with this occupation include:

TASK DUTIES
Advise clients in areas such as compensation, employee health care benefits, the design of accounting or data processing systems, or long-range tax or estate plans.
Advise management about issues such as resource utilization, tax strategies, and the assumptions underlying budget forecasts.
Analyze business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations to project future revenues and expenses or to provide advice.
Appraise, evaluate, and inventory real property and equipment, recording information such as the description, value, and location of property.
Compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting, or other tax requirements.
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*Note: Not all occupations will have a full list of Task Duties or associated programs

Training for this occupational program or those in a similar family of programs can be located at the following postsecondary institutions in the State of Kansas. Please check with a program advisor at the postsecondary institution for more information on the particular focus of each program listed. Programs nearest the local area appear first. Click on the program to find more information.

INSTITUTION NAME CITY INSTITUTION TYPE PROGRAM TITLE AWARDS HOURS
Wichita State University Wichita Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BBA 120
Emporia State University Emporia Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BSB 120
Kansas State University Manhattan Public APPLIED BUSINESS Associate Degree - AS 63
Kansas State University Manhattan Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BS 126
Washburn University Topeka Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BBA 124
Fort Hays State University Hays Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BBA 124
University of Kansas Lawrence Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BSB 120
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg Public ACCOUNTING Bachelor Degree - BBA 124
Pittsburg State University Pittsburg Public INTERNAL AUDITING Postsecondary award/certificate/diploma(< 1 academic year) - CERT 12
Johnson County Community College Overland Park Public TAX PREPARATION ENTREPRENEURSHIP One-year Technical Certificate - CERTE 33
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public ACCOUNTING Associate Degree - AAS 61
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT CERTIFICATE Less Than One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 18
Kansas City Kansas Community College Kansas City Public ACCOUNTING SPECIALIST CERTIFICATE One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 30
Colby Community College Colby Public ACCOUNTING One-year Technical Certificate - CERT 30
National American University - Wichita Wichita Private ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Wichita Wichita Private BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Wichita Education Center Wichita Private BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION - ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Wichita Education Center Wichita Private ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
Grantham University Lenexa Private ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private FINANCE Master of Science - MS 0
DeVry University - Holmes Rd Kansas City Private CPA PREPARATION - PROFESSIONAL LEADERSHIP Graduate Certificate - CERTG 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION EMPH ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0
National American University - Garden City Garden City Private ACCOUNTING Bachelor of Science - BS 0