Entry level accounting professionals join their fields with a foundation in basic accounting principles, procedures and theories of organizing, analyzing and recording business and financial transactions; and skill in the preparation of accompanying financial records and reports.
Accounting and finance clerks are critical thinkers, pay close attention to detail and enjoy the process of checks and balances. Accounting technology involves the use of accounting software and therefore requires knowledge of current programs that are useful in the industry.
The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment in entry level accounting positions. Program content prepares students in the principles, procedures and theories of organizing, recording and maintaining financial records.
This program can be completed in less than one year if students attend classes on a full-time basis.
This program can be completed on the East Campus in Dade City, North Campus in Brooksville and West Campus in New Port Richey. General education courses and some accounting courses may be completed on the Spring Hill Campus.