Jul 25, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog 
2024-2025 Catalog

Accounting Specialist (ACSCC)

Location(s): Fort Omaha Campus, South Omaha Campus, Elkhorn Valley Campus, Online

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Award: Career Certificate
Pathway to Associate Degree: Accounting (ACAAS) 
Academic Focus Area: Business
The Accounting Specialist Career Certificate teaches the principles of accounting and introduces software utilized in businesses. All courses that a student takes to earn the career certificate apply to the associate degree program. An accounting specialist’s job responsibilities often include recording transactions, preparing deposits, reconciling accounts, tracking customer accounts or vendor payments, and preparing financial statements and other reports. Additionally, accounting specialists may assist in preparing payroll. Students may use this career certificate as a pathway to further education in accounting or business administration.
Graduation Requirements
To earn this degree, a student must complrte all required courses.
Total credi hours required: 27.0

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Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Prepare, analyze, and interpret financial statements in accordance with General Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
  2. Evaluate business decisions using managerial accounting methods.
  3. Analyze and prepare payroll transactions and forms.
  4. Utilize the QuickBooks software program to record business transactions.
  5. Analyze business transactions using technology.
  6. Apply ethical reasoning to accounting scenarios.

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