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BOOKKEEPING
Certificate
Offered through AL, AN, ELI, LO, MA, WO
 
 
CIP Code: 52.0399
 

Purpose:  The program is designed to provide the student with sufficient knowledge to keep a simple set of accounting books and/or to qualify for entry-level positions in bookkeeping and accounting.

Recommended Preparation:  The student should possess a proficiency in high school English and a good background in basic arithmetic operations.

One Year Credits
1st Semester
ACC 211 Principles of Accounting I 3
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3
ENG 111 College Composition I 3
ITE 115 Intro to Computer Applications and Concepts 3
MTH 154 Quantitative Reasoning or Higher 3
SDV 100 College Success Skills or SDV 101 1
Total   16
2nd Semester
ACC 212 Principles of Accounting II 3
ACC 215 Computerized Accounting 3
CST 227 Business and Professional Communication or 3
  CST  110  Intro. to Communication  
ITE 140 Spreadsheet Software 3
ECO 120 Survey of Economics 3
Total   15
Total credits for the Bookkeeping Certificate=31

Students may consider the AAS in Accounting at this point. All classes would apply to the AAS.

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