Accounting Certificate

Curriculum BUS.ACC.CERT (C306A)

The minimum accounting requirements for students to enter the accounting profession. Students will study accounting in proprietorship and learn accounting procedures, as well as the application of data processing to accounting problems. Graduates of this certificate may receive job positions in accounts payable, accounts receivable, data entry, cost accounting and bookkeeping.

Semester One

Credit Hours

 

ACC 101

Financial Accounting

3

 

BUS 161

Business Law I

3

 

CIS 101

Introduction to Computer Science

3

 

 

Electives

3

 

 

 

12

Semester Two

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ACC 105

Managerial Accounting

3

 

CIS 155

Microsoft Excel I

3

 

 

Electives

2

 

 

 

8

Semester Three

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ACC 166

Cost Accounting

3

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ACC 251

Intermediate Accounting I

3

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CIS 157

Microsoft Access I

3

 

 

 

9

 

 

Total credits required

29

See ACC course descriptions

See BUS course descriptions

Suggested electives (5): ACC 156◊, ACC 252◊, ACC 257◊, ACC 296◊; BUS 162◊ or CIS 140

Coordinator: Dr. William M. Griffin, Ext. 3579

Gainful Employment

The information provided in the link below is available to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

http://www.triton.edu/GE_Certificates/Accounting_Certificate_C360A.html

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.