The Accounting certificate is designed for students who would like to gain a core understanding of the principles of accounting. Many who take the certificate program are looking for advancement in their careers or the ability to learn a new skill set. The certificate program can provide an intensive immersion in the fundamentals of accounting, including financial and managerial accounting. The college offers instruction in widely used accounting software applications. All credits earned in the certificate program may be applied to the Accounting associate in applied science degree program. Appropriate credits also may be applied to other programs in the School of Business and in other schools of the college. Certificate requirements can be met through either full- or part-time study and through day, evening and online offerings.
Program Entrance Requirements
Algebra or 1 unit of equivalent academic math (70 or above in the course)
Fall and Spring
Bookkeeping and accounting courses recommended.
70 or above
Total Credits Required: 33
*or specific course equivalents as approved by department chairperson.