Did you know that obtaining your accounting degree can allow you to be a part of a company board of directors? If you go to college and work hard you can obtain an advanced account degree. You would then be qualified to have the job role as a chief financial officer (CFO). Many that have obtained an accounting degree can work up to a tax manager/auditor,manager of finances, or even auditor for the IRS.
You can obtain your degree from pretty much any college that offers the course. The majority of colleges in the USA offer this course normally. Colleges are able to offer degrees in all levels to accomidate your career goals. Be sure to inquire at each college your interested in to see what career courses are available.
In order to get an entry level job in accounting you will need to get an associates degree and then you can work your way up in the organization and develop job experience. If you decide to leave your employer to pursue other account positions it will look great that you have a degree and experience under your belt. Some companies look for some experience along with a college education to fast track there success.
To begin your adventure in obtaining your degree then start applying at a few colleges you feel comfortable with. Depending on your schedule you can even look at the accounting degrees online since they are alot more convienient. There are even options to attend school on the campus and then part online in case your personal or current job conflict with your schedule.