News Release

Published on Friday, April 05, 2013

According to, one of the seven hottest associate’s degree job prospect areas is accounting.

Western Technical College is hosting a free information session for those who are interested in finding out more about this popular field. The session will be held simultaneously at Western’s locations in Black River Falls, Independence, Mauston, Tomah, and Viroqua on Wednesday, April 17, from 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Participants will find out about the skills required to be an accountant as well as program options at Western. Students can choose to earn an accounting degree with a traditional day program, or one night a week – a popular option for working adults.

For more information, contact Jenny Parker at 608.374.7700 or For the complete article on the study, visit