Certificate in Basic Bookkeeping

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Basic Bookkeeping (Cert)


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The Certificate in Basic Bookkeeping is awarded upon successful completion of the 12 credit hours of business courses. Courses included in this certificate include computers for learning, business math, a survey of financial and managerial accounting, QuickBooks, and individual tax preparation and payroll accounting. Courses required as part of the Certificate in Basic Bookkeeping also satisfy requirements of the Certificate of Basic Office Management and the Associate of Applied Science in Business – Accounting Emphasis. The Certificate in Basic Bookkeeping equips students with the knowledge and skills needed for an entry-level career in business. 12 Credit Hours

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Basic Bookkeeping Certification Requirements Credit Hours
ACC 201 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3
ACC 220 Payroll Accounting 1
ACC 221 Introduction to Individual Income Tax Accounting 2
CIS 101 Computers for Learning 3

MGT 130 Business Math  OR
MTH 100 Intermediate Applied Mathematics or higher

Basic Bookkeeping (Cert) Credit Hours
Total Hours Required 12

*Math requirements exclude MTH 197 or MTH 297 and must equal a minimum of three (3) credit hours.

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  • How much will this program cost me?
  • Program costs:
    • Tuition and fees: $1,716
    • Books and supplies: $1,294
    • On-campus room and board: N/A


  • What are my financing options to pay for the program?
  • In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, 0% of graduates used loans to finance their education. The median debt for program graduates:
    • Federal Loans $0
    • Private education loans $0
    • Institutional financing plan $0


  • How long will it take me to complete this program?
  • The program is designed to take 12 months to complete. N/A % of graduates from this program finished in this time.
  • What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?
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  • Will I be able to pay back my student loans?
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