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Accounting Foundations (Certificate)
18-19 credit hours.
The Accounting Foundations certificate program assists students in developing the analytical and critical thinking skills necessary to secure and maintain entry level employment in accounting such as accounting clerk, staff accountant, accounting assistant, bookkeeper, payroll clerk, or business office clerk. The program provides students with the fundamentals of financial accounting recording and reporting systems, tax reporting, computer technology, and general business skills through coursework that emphasizes both theory and practical accounting and business applications.
||Small Business Accounting Applications
||Computerized Accounting Applications
||Small Business Taxes
||Computer Applications in Business
||Employment Success Strategies
||Internship in Business
Gainful Employment Information
By completing this certificate, you may apply for employment as:
|Accountants and Auditors
Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
Business Teachers, Postsecondary
The total program cost for completing this certificate is $2,448 for tuition and fees and $825 for books and supplies.
For privacy concerns, completions are not reported for programs with fewer than 10 completers in a given award year. Normal time graduation rates (as determined by institution) are not reported (for privacy concerns) for programs with fewer than 10 completers in a given award year. Job placement rates are only reported for those programs that are required to disclose them for accreditation purposes and for which there were ten or more graduates in the most recent academic year. As a program with fewer than 10 completers, the average loan debt incurred by completers of this program is not reported.
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since first enrollment. Students who intend to graduate must meet with an Academic
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prior to graduation. This will help ensure that a student meets all graduation
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