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Accounting Associate

Income Tax Preparation Certificate
18 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0007

Courses for a Certificate*:

Credit Hours

ACC 153 Principles of Financial Accounting

4

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

1

ACC 244 Income Tax Accounting

3

ACC 250 Accounting Systems and Procedures

3

ACC 255 Careers in Accounting

2

ACC 274 Advanced Tax Accounting

3

Additional ACC course(s) to total two semester credit hours

2


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


18



Students may also take ACC 275 to prepare for the IRS Enrolled Agent exam.

*ACC 251 QuickBooks Consulting (3 credit hours) can substitute for ACC 173 (1 credit hour) plus the Accounting Elective (2 credit hours).

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