Accounting Specialist

Accounting Specialist

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Photo of hands of businesspeople during discussing Would you like to start your own business? How about improve your current business? This program is for those with interest in business management or those who need to upgrade their skill set.
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Program Description

this program will provide graduates with a foundation in basic accounting principles, procedures, and theories of organizing, analyzing and recording business and financial transactions, and the preparation of accompanying financial records and reports. Students will be prepared for employment in positions such as bookkeeper, tax preparer and accounting technician. This program can also serve as supplemental training for individual in a management position.

Program Objective

The primary objective of this program is to prepare students for employment as a bookkeeper, accountant assistance, accountant clerk or accountant associate, payroll specialist and more.

Career Opportunity

The Accounting Specialist program prepares students for employment as an accountant associate or accountant specialist in banks, accounting companies, or other businesses' payroll or accounting departments.


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  • Double-entry accounting principles
  • Methods of recording business transactions
  • Preparation of financial statements
  • Payroll records and tax forms
  • Account and transaction analysis
  • Inventory methods
  • Depreciation methods and calculations
  • The application of accounting principles to various entities.
  • Business Fundamentals
  • MOS Excel
  • Accounting for a Service Business Organized as a Proprietorship
  • Accounting for a Service Merchandising Business as a Partnership/Corporation
  • Computerized Accounting
  • QuickBooks Accounting Software
  • Employability Skills and Portfolio

Additional information about Accounting Specialist according to the Bureau of Labor and Statistic (BLS What Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks Do Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks produce financial records for organizations. They record financial transactions, update statements, and check financial records for accuracy.

Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks work in offices and may do site visits. About 1 in 4 worked part time in 2014.

How to Become a Bookkeeping, Accounting, or Auditing Clerk Most bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks need some postsecondary education and also learn some of their skills on the job. They must have basic math and computer skills, including knowledge of spreadsheets and bookkeeping software.

The median annual wage for bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks was $37,250 in May 2015.

Employment of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks is projected to decline 8 percent from 2014 to 2024. Technological change is expected to reduce demand for these workers.