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Accounting Clerk, 1 year certificate

Accounting students

PCC’s accounting programs are designed to develop your skills in areas such as accounting, payroll, computerized accounting applications, law, tax, business math, microcomputer applications, financial management, communication, organization, critical thinking, and problem-solving.

Award information

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Degrees and certificates by number of terms to complete
Award Length Financial aid eligible Currently accepting students?
Certificate: Accounting Clerk1 year

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Course listing for the 2020-2021 catalog year.

BA 101Introduction to Business4
BA 111Introduction to Accounting 13
BA 131Introduction to Business Technology4
BA 177Payroll Accounting3
BA 205Business Communication Using Technology §4
BA 211Principles of Accounting I § 3
BA 212Principles of Accounting II3
BA 228Computer Accounting Applications3
BA 285Human Relations-Organizations §3
BA 292Accounting Capstone3
CAS 121Beginning Keyboarding 23
or CAS 122 Keyboarding for Speed and Accuracy
OS 13110-key on Calculators1
WR 121College Composition4
or WR 122 Intermediate College Composition
or WR 227 Technical and Professional Writing 1
Accounting Clerk CAS Electives3
Accounting Clerk Economics Electives 34
Total Credits48

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