Certificate (Certificate Program) - 29 Credit Hours
The mission of the Accounting Clerk certificate program is to prepare students with little or no office experience who desire to rapidly acquire skills for entry-level accounting employment by educating students in basic accounting, keyboarding, and data entry, for possible employment as a general bookkeeper, accounting clerk, accounts receivable clerk, accounts payable clerk, payroll clerk, or similar positions in other areas of accounting, with manufacturers, the service industry, accounting firms, financial institutions, insurance companies, and not-for-profit and governmental organizations.
|Recommended Course Sequence:|
Fall Semester 1:
Spring Semester 1:
|Required Program Courses|
|ACCTG 105||BOOKKEEPING/ACCOUNTING I||3|
|ACCTG 108||ACCOUNTING USING QUICK BOOKS||3|
|ACCTG 115||PAYROLL ACCOUNTING||3|
|ACCTG 120||FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING||4|
|BUS 110||INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS||3|
|OFACS 132||ELECTRONIC SPREADSHEETS||3|
|OFACS 232||ADVANCED SPREADSHEETS||3|
|TYPE 120||KEYBOARD/WORD PROCESSING I||3|
|TYPE 121||KEYBOARDING/WORD PROCESSING II||3|
|WP 161||DATA ENTRY||1|
Students should "petition to Graduate" during the next to last semester of study. The form is available in the Admissions/Records Office, L211.
For Program Information Contact:
Business, Hospitality, and Information Systems Department
(309) 694-5558Gainful Employment Disclosure Information:
% of students who graduated in 2013 is suppressed to protect the privacy of our graduates.
Median Loan Debt: This information is suppressed to protect the privacy of our graduates.
Full Time Employed: 100%
Possible Occupations: Gaming Cage Workers, Statistical Assistants, Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks, Billing, Posting, & Calculating Machine Operators, Statement Clerks, Billing & Posting Clerks & Machine Operators, Billing, Cost, & Rate Clerks, Tax Preparers, Brokerage Clerks, Bookkeeping, Accounting, & Auditing Clerks.