Accounting - Computerized (Certificate N0460)

Business Division
The Accounting - Computerized Certificate provides basic accounting skills and knowledge combined with additional training in computer applications common to the accounting industry. This certificate program prepares the student for an entry-level position as an accounting clerk that requires computer skills in areas such as utilization of accounting software, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory tracing/reporting, bank reconciliation, expense reporting, and account analysis.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
BUSA 7Principles of Accounting - Financial5
or BUSA 72 Bookkeeping - Accounting
BUSA 75QuickBooks for Accounting3
BUSA 76Excel for Accounting3
CISB 15Microcomputer Applications3.5
Choose a minimum of 6 units from the following:6-7
Computer Information Systems
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Word
Microsoft PowerPoint
Database Management - Microsoft Access
and Database Management - Microsoft Access Laboratory
Total Units20.5-21.5

Guided Pathway of Study Suggested Course Sequence 

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

  • Process collections from customers and update accounts receivable.
  • Prepare financial statements.
  • Solve managerial accounting problems with Excel software.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
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