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Accounting Specialist

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This 30-week certificate program provides the graduating student the skills to obtain employment as a General Accounting Clerk, AP/AR Clerk, Payroll Clerk, or Bookkeeper. Extensive training in accounting terminology, starting an accounting system, analyzing journal entries into debits and credits, posting to the general ledger, preparing a worksheet, analyzing adjusting and closing entries, preparing financial statements and reports.



• Accounting I

• Accounting II

• Cost Accounting

• Business Law

• Mastering Payroll

• QuickBooks Pro-Level 1

• QuickBooks Pro-Level 2

• Word 2016-Level 1

• Excel 2016-Levels 1, 2, 3

• Access 2016-Level 1

• PowerPoint 2016-Level 1

• Customer Service

• Career Connections

• Keyboarding 40 wpm

• Ten Key by Touch

• Bookkeeping Certification*


3 Quarters (30 weeks)

Registration Process

Step 1
Call the Business Training Center Office at 925.335.5890, Ext. 3983.

Step 2
Register in the Business Training Center Office (no online registration for certificate programs).

Admission Requirements

  • 18 years of age minimum
  • Copy of High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent