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Accounting Certificate

Program Description

Accounting Certificate

The Accounting Certificate program will provide students with a foundation in Accounting principles and practices to prepare them for entry-level accounting positions in the industry. Courses are offered 100% online enabling students to keep their jobs and continue developing their professional resume while pursuing their education.

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Upon successful completion of the Accounting Certificate  program, students will have acquired the knowledge and skills to:

  • Interpret financial reports (i.e., income statements, balance sheets, statements of retained earnings, statements of cash flows) prepared for users external to businesses (i.e., owners, creditors, government, and investors).
  • Describe the importance of capital investments and the capital budgeting process while understanding the components of the master budget.
  • Identify the factors involved in the accounting and recording of depreciation and depletion and the methods of writing off the cost of tangible assets and natural resources.

Program Plan for the Accounting Certificate

ACC 220Financial Accounting3
ACC 300Intermediate Accounting I3
ACC 225Managerial Accounting3
ACC 320Cost Accounting I3
ACC 301Intermediate Accounting II3
ACC 321Cost Accounting II3
ACC 302Intermediate Accounting III3