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Accounting Associate

Accounting Associate Certificate*
42 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0003

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

ACC 153 Principles of Financial Accounting

4

ACC 154 Principles of Managerial Accounting

4

ACC 164 Microsoft Excel for Accountants

1

ACC 170 Payroll Tax Accounting

1

ACC 173 Accounting with QuickBooks I
or
ACC 175 Accounting with Sage 50 - Part 1

1

ACC 241 Intermediate Accounting I**

4

ACC 244 Income Tax Accounting

3

ACC 250 Accounting Systems and Procedures

3

ACC 255 Careers in Accounting

2

BUS 101 Introduction to Business

3

BUS 107 Business Ethics
or
MGT 276 Corporate Social Responsibility and Decision Making

3

BUS 221 Business Law

3

CIS 103 Computer Software and Concepts

4

MGT 118 Effective Management Communications

3

Additional ACC courses to complete the 42-credit-hour required total

3


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


42


*ACC 251 QuickBooks Comprehensive (3 credit hours) can substitute for ACC 173 (1 credit hour) plus 2 hours of accounting electives.

**Students who complete ACC 241 when it was 3 credit hours must take one more credit hour of ACC electives

 

Also see
Accounting Department
Careers in Accounting
All Degrees and Certificates

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