Career & Technical Education > Accounting

General Information

  • Name: Certified Bookkeeper Course
  • Division: Career & Technical Education
  • Discipline: Accounting
  • Units (Credits): 6.00
  • Course Attributes:
    • May not transfer towards an NSHE bachelor's degree
    • Non-applicable toward AA, AB or AS Degrees

I. Catalog Course Description

Prerequisites: ACC201 with a grade of C or better, or by demonstrating a thorough knowledge of double-entry accounting

Offers skills for working professionals and students who wish to advance their career in the bookkeeping profession. Upon successful completion, students will be able to sit for a national exam administered by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB). Upon passing this exam and completing two years of bookkeeping experience, individuals earn the right to call themselves "Certified Bookkeepers."


II: Course Objectives

This course offers skills for working professionals and students who wish to advance their career in the bookkeeping profession. Upon successful completion, students will be able to sit for a national exam administered by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB). Upon passing this exam and completing two years of bookkeeping experience, individuals earn the right to call themselves “Certified Bookkeepers.”

  • Mastering Adjusting Entries
  • Mastering Correction of Accounting Errors
  • Mastering Depreciation
  • Mastering Payroll
  • Mastering Inventory
  • Mastering Internal Controls

III: Course Linkage

This class meets a requirement for the following programs: AAS-Accounting Emphasis, and Bookkeeping Certificate of Achievement.

ACC 290 addresses the following Student Learning Objectives of ensuring that students are able to demonstrate that they:

  • Know the subject matter to a level appropriate for the emphasis of their degree.
  • Have developed the managerial and interpersonal skills necessary to succeed in the current business environment.

Scheduled ACC-290 classes:

Fall 2019

There are currently no ACC-290 classes scheduled for this term.