Have a knack for financial details? Our accounting certificate prepares you for a number of key financial reporting and record keeping jobs. You can take accounting courses online to learn the principles, procedures and theories of organizing and maintaining business and financial records and how to prepare financial reports.
Our business certificates give you specific skills and are part of our Associate in Science degrees, which can help you earn more money.
Our Accounting Applications Certificate teaches you to:
Our program prepares you for the following jobs:
Effective Beginning Catalog Term: Fall 2017 (535)
The requirements shown below are valid beginning Fall 2017 (535), and may not reflect degree requirements for current students. Current students should visit My SPC and view My Learning Plan to see specific degree requirements for their effective term.
Dr. Greg Nenstiel, Dean, EPI, (727) 791-2433Marta Przyborowski, Academic Department Chair, (727) 341-7973
This certificate is designed to prepare students for employment in the field of accounting in a business environment. The certificate prepares individuals in the principles, procedures, and theories of organizing and maintaining business and financial records and the preparation of accompanying financial reports in both a manual or computer-automated environment. These courses will apply toward the Accounting sub plan in the Business Administration A.S. degree.
The Academic Pathway is a tool for students that lists the following items:
o the recommended order in which to take the program courses
o suggested course when more than one option exists
o which semester each course is typically offered
o if the course has a prerequisite
o courses that may lead to a certificate (if offered in the program)
If you are starting the program this term, click here to access the recommended Academic Pathway.
If you have already started the program, click here for the archived Academic Pathways.
Please verify the Academic Pathway lists your correct starting semester.
Florida CIP Code
Federal CIP Code
52.0302: Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping.
Job Related Opportunities
Complete all courses with C or better.
MAJOR CORE COURSES
1 ACG2450 Uses QuickBooks Accounting Software. Completion of the course allows the student to sit for the QuickBooks Certification Exam.2 CGS1100 is a pre-req to ACG2450
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