Career Studies Certificate Program of Study
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Length: One-year – two semesters
Purpose: The Career Studies Certificate in Bookkeeping is designed to provide individuals with an educational level that will enable them to obtain employment requiring basic bookkeeping skills.
Occupational Objectives: Bookkeeper, Payroll Clerk, Accounts Receivable Clerk, Accounts Payable Clerk
Admission Requirements: Admission to the program is governed by the established admission requirements to the College. In addition, entry into the Bookkeeping program requires proficiency in high school English and Mathematics. Students with deficiencies will require Developmental Studies.
Program Requirements: The Bookkeeping program is designed to prepare students to work in bookkeeping and related positions. The curriculum is composed of business courses consisting of accounting and computer technology.
|Course Number||Course Title||Lecture Hours||Lab Hours||Course Credits|
|ACC 211||Principles of Accounting I||4||0||4|
|ACC 261||Principles of Taxation I||3||0||3|
|ITE 115||Introduction to Computer Applications and Concepts||3||0||3|
|ITE 140||Spreadsheet Software||3||0||3|
|ACC 212||Principles of Accounting II||4||0||4|
|ACC 215||Computerized Accounting||3||0||3|
|AST 205||Business Communications||3||0||3|
|ACC 124||Payroll Accounting||3||0||3|
Total Minimum Credits for Career Studies Certificate in Bookkeeping 26