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Accounting

Certificate

Understand business practices and learn specific accounting skills.

Program/Major Codes: CRTACCOUNTIN/ACT

What can I do with this degree?

Career Options:  Seek entry-level bookkeeping and accounting positions

Academic Options: Continue your studies by taking classes toward an Accounting Associate of Applied Science degree, the Fraud Examination certificate, or explore other business transfer options.

More Information:  Review program costs, student debt, on-time graduation and more [view PDF]

Program Requirements
  

General Education Requirements

This section lists general education requirements that are not fulfilled by core or support courses. *

Credits
Analysis and Critical Thinking Requirement 3
Subtotal 3

Required Core Courses

Course # Course Name Credits
ACC 100 Practical Accounting Procedures 3
ACC 101 Financial Accounting [SUN# ACC 2201] 3
ACC 102 Managerial Accounting [SUN# ACC 2202] 3
ACC 150 Payroll Accounting 3
ACC 200 Computerized Accounting I 4
ACC 204 Individual Tax Accounting 4
Subtotal 20

Required Support Courses

Course # Course Title Credits
BUS 100 Introduction to Business 3
BUS  220 Legal Environment of Business 3
CSA 101 Computer Fundamentals 3
 or CIS 100    Introduction to Computers   
MGT 110 Human Relations in Business and Industry 3
 or BUS 148    Ethics in the Workplace   
WRT 101 Writing I [SUN# ENG 1101] 3
 or WRT 107    Writing I for Non-Native Speakers of English   
 or WRT 154    Career Communications   
Subtotal 15
Total 38

* Other general education requirements fulfilled by required core and support courses: Communication Requirement - WRT 101, 107 or 154