Computerized Accounting - Certificate

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Program Information

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.

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

  • Apply for entry-level employment in bookkeeping and accounting clerk positions.
  • Analyze, journalize, and post transactions both manually and using computerized accounting software.
  • Maintain a computerized accounting system.
  • Create spreadsheets using electronic spreadsheet programs to be used in the planning and developing of budgets, cash flows, financial statements, and other business records.
  • Maintain payroll records and comply with federal and state reporting requirements.
  • Prepare the following financial statements: Income
  • Statement, State of Retained Earnings, Balance Sheet, and Statement of Cash Flow.

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