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The Certificate in Accounting Studies is for anyone who desires to have a better understanding of basic accounting and accounting procedures or who desires to work in an accounting department. The Certificate in Accounting Studies is particularly well suited for anyone who has recently assumed some accounting responsibilities; anyone who works in business and wants a foundation in basic accounting; or anyone who wants a better understanding of the principles of accounting.

The certificate program consists of eight (8) required courses; an Accounting Specialist Application Fee; and and twenty four (24) hours of electives.


Course Title   Live   Online
An Introduction to Accounting: The Accounting Cycle     8 hrs   30 hrs
Journals, Ledgers, and Worksheets   4 hrs   30 hrs
Financial/Accounting Management   8 hrs   30 hrs
Maintaining Inventory, Vendor and Customer Accounts (MS Dynamics CRM 2011 - Basic Customization may be substituted)   4 hrs   NA
Accounting for Accounts Payable   4 hrs   8 hrs
Accounting for Accounts Receivable   4 hrs   8 hrs
Business Writing Basics   6 hrs   NA
Excel Level I   8 hrs   NA
Accounting Specialist Application Fee   NA   NA


Budgeting Essentials   4 hrs   30 hrs
Price and Cost Analysis   4 hrs   30 hrs
The Procurement Process   6 hrs   30 hrs
Payroll PayTrain® Fundamentals 28 hrs   NA
Payroll PayTrain® Mastery 36 hrs   NA
Microsoft Excel Level II   8 hrs   NA
Microsoft Excel Level III   8 hrs   NA
QuickBooks Fundamentals 12 hrs   NA
QuickBooks Advanced 12 hrs   NA

Upon completion of the required courses, electives, and Accounting Specialist Application Fee, students must notify the Continuing Education office. After verifying the student's completion status, a certificate will be mailed to the student's address on record.

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These courses may be offered at a future date. Click the course Title link for more information.

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