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Accounting Technology CCC

Accounting Technology Overview (6110)

Type of Award

CCC - College Credit Certificate

Program Website

www.palmbeachstate.edu/career-pathways/pathway-business.aspx

Program Description

This college credit certificate program is designed to prepare the student for entry-level employment in the accounting field.

Course content includes principles, procedures and theories of organizing and maintaining business and financial records and the preparation of accompanying financial reports.

Admission Requirements

Completion Requirements

Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.

Program Length

Students may complete the program in one year if they attend full-time or two years part-time.

Location

The program is offered at the Lake Worth, Loxahatchee Groves and Belle Glade campuses.

For More Information

Professor Scott Hammond, hammonds@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3417 (Lake Worth)

Professor Robin D'Agati, dagatir@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3173 (Lake Worth)

Professor Emmanuel Danso, dansoe@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 868-3174 (Lake Worth)

Professor Glenn Pate, pateg@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 207-5018 (Palm Beach Gardens)

Professor Robert Gillan, gillanr@palmbeachstate.edu, (561) 862-4792 (Boca Raton)

Employment Opportunities

This credit program is designed to prepare the student for employment as an accounting clerk, junior accountant or assistant accountant, or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in the accounting field.

Career Path Notes

Credits in this certificate program will transfer directly into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Accounting Technology.

Career Center

www.palmbeachstate.edu/Career

For more information about employment opportunities, including job outlook and salary information, visit: Occupational Outlook Handbook: www.bls.gov/ooh

O-Net Online: www.onetonline.org

Required courses:

Required Courses (Credits: 27)

GEB2214Business Communications (AS)

3 Credits

CGS1100Microcomputer Applications (AA)

3 Credits

CGS1513Electronic Spreadsheets (AS)

3 Credits

APA1111Bookkeeping (AS)

3 Credits

ACG2022Financial Accounting (AA)

4 Credits

ACG2071Managerial Accounting (AA)

3 Credits

ACG2450Microcomputer Operations Accounting (AS)

3 Credits

TAX2000Federal Income Tax 1 (AS)

3 Credits

Elective

Select any program course with prefix BUL, CGS, ECO, ENT, GEB, MAN, MNA, SLS or TAX

2 credits

Total Credit Hours: 27

Course Sequence

Term One - Fall (Year One) (Credits: 13)

GEB2214Business Communications (AS)

3 Credits

CGS1100Microcomputer Applications (AA)

3 Credits

APA1111Bookkeeping (AS)

3 Credits

ACG2022Financial Accounting (AA)

4 Credits

Term Two - Spring (Year One) (Credits: 14)

ACG2071Managerial Accounting (AA)

3 Credits

ACG2450Microcomputer Operations Accounting (AS)

3 Credits

TAX2000Federal Income Tax 1 (AS)

3 Credits

CGS1513Electronic Spreadsheets (AS)

3 Credits

Elective

Select any program course with prefix BUL, CGS, ECO, ENT, GEB, MAN, MNA, SLS or TAX

2 credits

Total Credit Hours: 27