Accounting - Certificate

Students working for a certificate must have a basic knowledge of arithmetic, reading and writing in order to learn and work in the occupations they select.  This certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level positions, updating and maintaining accounting records, calculating disbursements and receipts, tracking accounts payable and receivable, and determining profit and loss.

REQUIRED COURSES Units
ACCT 047 Computerized Accounting 3
ACCT 200 Financial Accounting 4
ACCT 201 Managerial Accounting 4
BUSAD 100 Introduction to Business 3
BUSAD 210 Business Law 3
  or
BUSAD 211 The Legal Environment of Business 3
ECON 208 Business and Economic Statistics 4
  or
MATH 108 Introduction to Probability and Statistics 4
ECON 200 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
  or
ECON 200H Principles of Macroeconomics - Honors 3
ECON 201 Principles of Microeconomics 3
  or
ECON 201H Principles of Microeconomics - Honors 3
 
RECOMMENDED COURSES Units
ACCT 030 Federal and State Individual Income Taxation 4
ACCT 090 Payroll Accounting 3
MATH 102 College Algebra 4
CIT 101 Introduction to Computer Literacy 3
CIT 114 Spreadsheets: Excel 3
 
Total Units 27
PROGRAM LEVEL OUTCOMES:
  1. Demonstrate the ability to organize, analyze, and interpret measurable business transactions
  2. Prepare financial statements by applying Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  3. Communicate financial and managerial accounting information applying common methods of business communication
  4. Demonstrate an understanding of the world of business
  5. Identify ethical and social responsibility issues facing today’s business

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