This certificate program is designed to provide students with basic accounting skills and knowledge with emphasis on the use of the computer. It will prepare students who are currently employed and need to enhance their skills, as well as those who are seeking employment in the bookkeeping area.

Location: Austin, Albert Lea, Online, Hybrid Courses, D2L brightspace/Web Enhanced
Program Starts: Fall, Spring
Course Plan: Two Semesters
Faculty: Kim Hansen

For in-depth information including outcomes, program fees, course descriptions, and more please visit the Bookkeeper program page at

Required Core Courses (21 credits)

ACCT1021 Excel™ Spreadsheet Applications 3 CR
ACCT1022 QuickBooks™ Certification Training 3 CR
ACCT1023 Computerized Accounting with Sage™ 3 CR
ACCT1031 Business Math/Calculators 3 CR
ACCT1061 Certified Bookkeeper Capstone 3 CR
ACCT1099 Payroll Accounting 2 CR
ACCT2011 Principles of Financial Accounting 4 CR