Program Overview

The Certificate of Achievement is designed for those individuals that are interested in job opportunities at the entry level in bookkeeping and or computerized accounting data entry. Those students that are interested in becoming professional bookkeepers may apply some of the course work in the accounting A.S. degree.

Program Requirements

Major: Core and Selective Requirements
Complete Core Courses, 21.5 units Units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
ACTG 131 Managerial Accounting 4 units
ACTG 180 Payroll Accounting 1.5 units
ACTG 200 QuickBooks 3 units
BUS. 100 Introduction to Business 3 units
CBOT 432 Introduction to Computer Applications 3 units
CBOT 435 Spreadsheets 3 units
Selective Courses, choose a minimum of 6 units from the following: Units
ACTG 100 Accounting Procedures 3 units
ACTG 181 Taxation of Individuals Using Tax Software 4 units
ACTG 250 Certified Bookkeeper AIPB Preparation 3 units
BUS. 101 Human Relations in the Workplace 3 units
BUS. 103 Introduction to Business Information Systems 3 units
BUS. 201 Business Law 3 units
BUS. 401 Business Communications 3 units
Total Required Units: 27.5

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