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    Jun 09, 2023  

Bookkeeping Certificate ∞

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The Bookkeeping certificate prepares students for entry-level positions in a variety of business and office settings where basic knowledge of bookkeeping is required.

This certificate provides the foundation for several other certificate programs: Administrative Professional, Advanced Bookkeeping, Basic Tax and Accounting Assistant.

Credit Hours Required: 9

This certificate is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid. To explore other financial aid opportunities, please visit the YC Answer Center.

Note: This program can be completed entirely online.


Visual Pathway that leads to AAS Accounting  

Visual Pathway that leads to AAS Administrative Professional - Bookkeeping Concentration 


Program Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the Bookkeeping Certificate program, the learner will be able to:

  1. Perform financial accounting functions using proper format and procedure based on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). (ACC 121)
  2. Prepare, analyze, and interpret financial statements and reports for service and merchandising companies. (ACC 121)
  3. Analyze and communicate the effects of basic tax rules on individuals, partnerships and corporations, and prepare basic tax returns for each. (ACC 115)
  4. Use current technology and software applications to input, manage, and communicate financial information. (CSA 126)

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