Certificate in Basic Bookkeeping

Basic Bookkeeping (Cert)


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

Not eligible for financial aid

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.