Accounting Assistant

Embedded Technical Diploma

The Accounting Assistant program will provide students with the skills necessary to perform entry-level bookkeeping and accounting functions for local employers. Accounting Assistants enter data into the accounting information system in order to prepare and process payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and cash. The program serves as a solid foundation for further study in the accounting field and can be easily transferred into the two-year associate degree accounting program. The courses are designed for online, blended and traditional formats.

Plan of Study Grid
Semester 1Credits
101-105 Accounting Spreadsheets 3
101-111 Accounting I 4
801-195 Written Communication 3
801-196 Oral/Interpersonal Communication 3
804-123 Math with Business Applications 3
Semester 2
101-112 Accounting II 4
101-130 Accounting Information Systems 3
101-135 Payroll Accounting 2
101-136 Computerized Accounting 2
103-126 Introduction to QuickBooks 1
103-178 Advanced Microsoft Excel 2
 Total Credits30