Award: Certificate of Achievement
Pathway to associate degree: Accounting (ACAAS)
Program location: Elkhorn Valley Campus, Fort Omaha Campus, Sarpy Center, South Omaha Campus, Online
The Accounting Professional Certificate of Achievement teaches the principles of accounting, the concepts of payroll and tax preparation, and introduces software utilized in businesses. An accounting professional’s job responsibilities often include recording transactions, preparing deposits, reconciling accounts, tracking customer accounts or vendor payments, processing payroll and preparing financial statements, tax filings and other reports. Students may use this certificate of achievement as a pathway to further education in accounting.
Major requirements: 40.5
General education: 13.5
Total credit hours required: 54
The following General Education courses are recommended for Accounting Professional (ACPCA): Social & Cultural Awareness/Critical Thinking & Creativity: ECON 1000 or ECON 1100