Accounting Certificate of Achievement 2020-2021

(Major #C.2010.CA)

Completion of this course of study prepares a student for entry-level positions in bookkeeping/accounting. A student becomes conversant in business and accounting terminology enhancing their ability to work with coworkers and analyze and record business transactions in a manual or computerized accounting system. A student acquires the skills to use computer equipment and software common to many organizations for analysis, budgeting, and financial statement preparation.

Major requirements (21.5 units minimum)
A grade of “C” or better is required in the following courses:

Required Core:
Course Course Description Units
ACCTG 4A Financial Accounting 4
ACCTG 4B Managerial Accounting 4
ACCTG 31 Computerized Accounting 3
BA 10 Introduction to Business 3
IS 15 Computer Concepts 3
IS 18 Spreadsheet Fundamentals 1.5
Select one course from the following: (3 units minimum)
Course Course Description Units
ACCTG 40 Applied Accounting 4
BA 33 Human Relations in Business 3

Additional Information

Total Units 21.5 – 22.5
All courses require a “C” (2.0) or higher.

  1. Use appropriate accounting vocabulary to communicate effectively in the business environment.
  2. Apply proper accounting principles in the process of journalizing various accounting transactions.
  3. Use critical thinking to analyze accounting data or information in order to prepare financial statements or a report evaluating that information.

Faculty Advisor(s): Jose Castenada

2020-2021 Accounting Certificate of Achievement