Accounting - Certificate

The Accounting program provides students with occupational and technical instruction continuing education, college-parallel courses, professional assistance, and resources for learning. This program prepares students for careers as paraprofessionals in accounting firms assisting certified public accountants as generalists who prepare taxes, perform audits, and prepare financial statements

YEAR 1

Semester 1
LEAD 1370 Workforce Leadership and Critical Thinking Skills for Student Success 3
ACCT 2301 Principles of Financial Accounting - Students without an accounting background are strongly advised to complete ACNT 1303, Introduction to Accounting 3
Elective Elective Computer Applications Elective may be chosen from the following courses: ITSC 1309, POFI 1301, or BCIS 1405. 3
9
Semester 2
ACCT 2302 Principles of Managerial Accounting 3
ACNT 2331 Internal Control and Auditing OR
ACNT 1313 Computerized Accounting Applications 3
ACNT 1331 Federal Income Tax: Individual 3
ACNT 1382 Cooperative Education-Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 3
12
Semester 3
ACNT 2309 Cost Accounting OR
ACNT 1392 Special Topics in Accounting Technician 3
ITSW 2334 Advanced Spreadsheets 3
ACNT 1347 Federal Income Tax for Partnerships and Corporations 3
ACNT 2382 Cooperative Education - Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping 3
ACNT 2303 Intermediate Accounting I - Capstone Course 3
15

YEAR 2

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3

YEAR 3

Semester 1
Semester 2
Semester 3
Capstone Statement

A capstone course is a course designed to provide opportunities for students to integrate knowledge from their core and concentration courses, to gain insight into the meanings of professionalism and professional practice, and to reflect on the norms of a discipline or profession.