Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2016-2017

Palm Beach State College
printAccounting Technology CCC


Accounting Technology  (6110)


Type of Award
CCC - College Credit Certificate


Program Website
www.palmbeachstate.edu/programs/Accounting


Program Description
This college credit certificate program is designed to prepare the student for entry-level employment in the accounting field.

Course content includes principles, procedures and theories of organizing and maintaining business and financial records and the preparation of accompanying financial reports.


Admission Requirements


Completion Requirements
Students must successfully complete all courses listed in the catalog for this program.


Program Length
Students may complete the program in one year if they attend full time or two years part time.


Location
The program is offered at the Lake Worth campus.


For More Information
Professor D'Agati, (561) 868-3173
Professor Danso, (561) 868-3174


To see when the course is offered, click the course number. To see a course description, click the course title.
Required Courses Credits: 25
MTB1103 Business Mathematics 3
GEB2214 Business Communications 3
CGS1100 Microcomputer Applications 3
APA1111 Bookkeeping 3
ACG2022 Financial Accounting 4
ACG2071 Managerial Accounting 3
ACG2450 Microcomputer Operations Accounting  3
TAX2000 Federal Income Tax 1 3
ELECTIVES (2 CREDITS REQUIRED)
Select any course with the prefix BUL, CGS, ECO, ENT, GEB, MAN, MAR, MKA, MNA, PLA or TAX                                                       2
Total Program Credits: 27

For individualized course sequence


Employment Opportunities
This credit program is designed to prepare the student for employment as an accounting clerk, junior accountant or assistant accountant, or to provide supplemental training for persons previously or currently employed in the accounting field.


Gainful Employment
For more information about graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program, and other related information,
see www.palmbeachstate.edu/areasofstudy/gainfulemployment/.


Career Path Notes
Credits in this certificate program will transfer directly into the Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Accounting Technology.


Career Center
http://www.palmbeachstate.edu/career
For more information about employment opportunities including job outlook and salary information visit:
Occupational Outlook Handbook: http://www.bls.gov/oco/
O-Net Online: http://online.onetcenter.org/