This certificate may lead to employment competency but does not lead to an Associate degree.

Upon completion of this certificate, students will be trained and able to perform the basic duties and responsibilities required of an entry level accounting clerk or bookkeeper utilizing accounting software. 

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  • Perform a variety of accounting skills such as journalizing, posting, double entry accounting, record adjusting and closing entries and prepare financial statements.
  • Use accounting software to prepare financial statements and to analyze and solve problems.
  • Recognize the role of ethics in accounting.
Required Courses (6 units) Units
ACC-65  Computerized Accounting  3
AND    
ACC-1A  Principles of Accounting  3
OR    
ACC/CAT-55 Applied Accounting/Bookkeeping 3