Accounting (Certificate)

Certificate Description

The Accounting Certificate program is designed to prepare students for employment as entry-level bookkeeper/ accounting position. Students may apply earned credit hours of this program toward the Associate of Applied Science in Business degree with an Accounting track.

Certificate Requirements: 27 credits

Course

Course Title

Hours

ACC 108

Practical Accounting Procedures 1

3

ACC 110

Payroll Accounting

3

ACC 111

Practical Accounting Procedures 2

3

ACC 206

Computerized Accounting

3

ACC 255

Principles of Financial Accounting

3

BUS 100

Mathematics of Business

3

BUS 111 or ENG 101    

Business English or College Composition I

3

BUS 204

Business Communications

3

CIS 120

Introduction to Computer Information Systems

3

Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, student will

  1. compose and communicate basic accounting information clearly and effectively
  2. create and maintain an automated accounting system
  3. and apply skills needed to complete the Federal Payroll Certification exam