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Accounting Applications [3001]

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(27 Credit Hours)

Program Director

Dr. Amy Santos
941-752-5281, Bradenton
941-408-1300, ext. 65281, Venice

This certificate is designed to prepare students for entry level employment in the field of accounting in a business environment. The coursework will apply to the A.S. Accounting Technology degree [2005].

Program Goals

After successfully completing this program, the student will be able to perform the following:

  • Prepare and use financial information about business organizations to support decision making.
  • Manage business information using appropriate software.
  • Demonstrate effective business communication skills.
  • Evaluate business and financial information to support internal decision making.
  • Prepare governmental tax forms, including income, payroll, and sales taxes.
  • Consider the implications of professional values, ethics, and attitudes in business

Total Credit Hours: 27


It is recommended that job-seeking students also complete SLS 1350 - Job Marketing Skills  (1 credit).

Credit load, and/or course availability may affect a student’s individual progress.

Gainful employment information about this certificate is available at

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