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Program Type: Certificate of Achievement

Division: School of Career and Technical Education

Program Description:
The curriculum prepares students to seek employment as accountant-bookkeepers for public, private and governmental institutions. Emphasis is on compiling and analyzing business records and preparing financial data, such as profit and loss statements, balance sheets, cost studies and tax reports. Application of accounting software packages for general ledger, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll and income tax.

Accounting majors desiring to transfer to a four-year college or university should follow the Business Administration curriculum.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded upon completion of all required courses with a grade of C or better.

Note: Students who have already taken Acctg 1A and Acctg 1B do not need to take Acctg 101.

Effective academic year: 2003-2004

Required Units in the Major:    40-41

Required Courses
  Semester I (8 units)
BIT 011A - COMPUTER KEYBOARDING AND DOCUMENT PROCESSING (2.0 units)
  BUS 016 - OFFICE MACHINES (2.0 units)
  ACCT 010 - BOOKKEEPING-ACCOUNTING (4.0 units)
  &
  Semester II (10 units)
ACCT 001A - ACCOUNTING (4.0 units)
  ACCT 104A - MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS (3.0 units)
  BUS 011A - BUSINESS COMMUNICATIONS (3.0 units)
  &
  Semester III (13-14 units)
ACCT 001B - MANAGERIAL ACCOUNTING (4.0 units)
  ACCT 104B - MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS-ADVANCED ACCOUNTING (3.0 units)
  BUS 009 - INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS (3.0 units)
  &
  BUS 115 - BUSINESS ALGEBRA (4.0 units)
  OR
  BUS 014A - MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS FOR BUSINESS-FINITE (4.0 units)
  &
  Semester IV (9 units)
ACCT 104C - MICROCOMPUTER APPLICATIONS-PAYROLL AND INCOME TAX (3.0 units)
  BIT 025 - SURVEY OF COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY IN BUSINESS (3.0 units)
  BUS 012A - BUSINESS LAW (3.0 units)

Required Electives (0 Units)

None

Recommended Electives
  BUS 013 - BUSINESS LECTURES (1.0 units)