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Accounting Technology Specialist—Certificate

Accounting specialists will understand the basic principles of accounting and the common accounting standards and office procedures. Responsibilities typically include various aspects of recording and reporting financial transactions. These professionals may handle bank statement reconciliations, payroll functions, bookkeeping and accounts payable and receivable.

Accounting and finance clerks need to be knowledgeable about various accounting software programs and their applications in the accounting field. Thinking critically is a crucial skill as is an ability to perform mathematical equations accurately.

Purpose

The purpose of this program is to prepare students for employment in entry level accounting positions. Program content prepares students in the principles and theories of financial records and financial statements.

Length

This program can be completed in one semester if students attend class on a full-time basis.

Location

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 business courses may be completed on the Spring Hill Campus.