This program provides students with knowledge and practical experience in accounting principles and the management of these principles through software package options. Students will learn financial and managerial accounting methods through the automated General Ledger function. The program services the student who wishes to be more than a bookkeeper but is not yet ready to earn an A.S. in Accounting.
Recipients of the Computerized Accounting Certificate can enter basic level accounting careers. The most popular options sought are careers as a book keeper, tax preparer, accounting clerk, auditing clerk, or payroll clerk. Categorized as a "computer science" degree, the US government has seen, and further expects, growth in demand for the field of Computerized Accounting.