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Catalog 2017-18


Accounting

Virtually every business and organization needs someone to manage their financials. Schoolcraft’s accounting program will prepare you for a career as a bookkeeper or accountant with courses that cover the principles of accounting, income tax preparation, payroll and current accounting software. The accounting program offers three options for specialization:

  • Accounting associate in applied science degree: 
    Earning this associate degree is a first step towards a career in accounting and also prepares the student to transfer to a four-year college or university to earn a bachelor’s degree.
  • Accounting certificate:
    This certificate program takes approximately three semesters to complete and prepares students for a position as an entry-level bookkeeper.
  • Accounting for small business skills certificate:
    This program is a good option for anyone interested in working at a small business as an entry level bookkeeper or to enhance their potential for small-business management.

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