Accounting

One of the fastest growing career opportunities today.

 

Bookkeeper - Certificate

1) 1000 level (minimum) General Education courses required unless specified

Bookkeeper - 21 credit Certificate
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GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Computer requirement
Choose digital literacy courses totaling 2 credits. View the available Digital Literacy courses.
2 cr
English/Communications requirement
Choose one 2 credit (or greater) English or Communications course.
2 cr
Math requirement
Choose one 2 credit (or greater) Math course.
2 cr
 
6 crs
TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
Technical electives (see advisor for approved electives)
Choose one or more Technical electives.
4 cr
ACCT1210
Payroll Accounting
This course covers the fundamental principles of accounting for payroll in a business environment. Federal Wage and Hour law provides the framework for payroll record keeping requirements that most employers must follow. The course discusses the various payroll taxes that both employers and employees are subject to, filing requirements, and legal deadlines that must be followed. (Prerequisite: none) (2 Credits: 2 lec/0 lab)

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2 cr
ACCT1220
Principles of Bookkeeping I
This course covers the basic accounting cycle for service and merchandising businesses. This includes the analyzing of business transactions, recording transactions in a variety of journals and the preparation of financial reports. (Prerequisite: None) (2 Credits: 1 lecture/1 lab)

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2 cr
ACCT1222
Principles of Bookkeeping II
This course provides for analysis and recording of transactions relating to merchandising businesses and payroll, merchandise inventory, accunts receivable, accounts payable, and the voucher system. (Prerequisite: Bookkeeping I) (2 Credits: 2 lecture/0 lab)

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2 cr
ADMS1417
Word Processing I
This course covers utilization of word processing software to perform basic word processing applications. (Prerequisite: ADMS2410 Keyboarding I or concurrent enrollment) (2 Credits: 2 lecture/0 lab)

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2 cr
ADMS2410
Keyboarding I
Students will learn the alphabetic and number keys by touch using proper techniques on the computer keyboard; improve speed and accuracy; format basic business documents including memos and letters; and proofread and apply language arts skills. (Prerequisite: None) (3 Credits: 2 lecture/1 lab)

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3 cr
 
15 crs

Total Credit Requirement - 21


Estimated Costs for this Major

Approximate Tuition/Fees:$3,981
Minimum Tool Cost:N/A
Books/Supplies:$550
Estimated Total:$4,531
 

 



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