Accounting Specialist (ACSP)

(CIP Code 520301)

27 Semester Hours

The Accounting Specialist Certificate program provides students with a working knowledge of accounts receivable, accounts payable, and general accounting activities. Students may apply the  courses taken in the Accounting Specialist Certificate to the Associate Degree in Applied Science with a Major in Accounting.

Developmental Courses

This program of study requires that all developmental courses be completed prior to graduation. These developmental courses may or may not be prerequisites to courses required in the program. Developmental courses are determined by placement tests taken at the time of admission into the college. The developmental courses are MAT 013 and RWR 032. These courses do not count for credit in any program of study.

courses required to complete this program

Following is a list of courses required to complete this program. Since some courses are offered once a year, courses should be taken in the following sequence in order to complete the program in a timely manner:


ACC 101 Accounting Principles I 303

ACC 124 Individual Tax Procedures 303

COL 105 Freshman Seminar 303

CPT 101 Introduction to Computers 303

MGT 101 Principles of Management 303



ACC 102 Accounting Principles II 303

ACC 150 Payroll Accounting 303

CPT 174 Microcomputer Spreadsheets 303

------ Approved Elective303



27027Program Total


This program is aligned with the following career cluster: Finance

Program Contact

Fulcher, Diane M. Department Chair