Accounting, Advanced Certificate

Program Code: 0003

Program Requirements

Required Program Core
BUSINES 111Introduction To Business3
BUSINES 181Financial Accounting4
BUSINES 182Managerial Accounting4
BUSINES 204Computer Applications Intermediate Accounting1
BUSINES 205Intermediate Accounting3
BUSINES 208Federal Income Tax3
BUSINES 241Introduction To Finance3
Program Electives
Select a minimum of 9 credit hours from the following courses or others as recommended by a College Advisor:9
Business Mathematics
Intro Cost Accounting
Business Law I
Computerized Accounting Systems
Introduction to Computer Applications
Microcomputer Spreadsheets
Database Management
Web Development I
Total Hours30


This is an example course sequence for students interested in earning a degree in Accounting. It does not represent a contract, nor does it guarantee course availability. If this pathway is followed as outlined, you will earn a Basic Certificate (BC) and an Advanced Certificate (AC) in Accounting.

Semester-By-Semester Program Plan for Full-Time Students

All plans can be modified to fit the needs of part-time students by adding more semesters.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Hours
BUSINES 111 Introduction To Business 3
CIS 120 Introduction to Computer Applications 3
BUSINES 181 Financial Accounting 4
Semester 2
BUSINES 182 Managerial Accounting 4
BUSINES 241 Introduction To Finance 3
CIS 123 Microcomputer Spreadsheets 1 3
Semester 3
BUSINES 204 Computer Applications Intermediate Accounting 1
BUSINES 205 Intermediate Accounting 3
BUSINES 208 Federal Income Tax 3
BUSINES 250 Computerized Accounting Systems 3
 Total Hours30

Program Elective

Advanced Certificate Electives

BUSINES 141Business Mathematics3
BUSINES 203Intro Cost Accounting3
BUSINES 206Auditing3
BUSINES 211Business Law I3
BUSINES 250Computerized Accounting Systems3
CIS 120Introduction to Computer Applications3
CIS 123Microcomputer Spreadsheets3
CIS 145Database Management3
CIS 158Web Development I3

Choose your courses with your College Advisor.