Mar 01, 2024
Total Credits: 9
Major Number: 5813
CIP Code: 52.0302
This program is intended for individuals who are seeking an entry-level accounting position. It is ideal for someone seeking an accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll clerk, or accounting clerk position. It is also for those students wanting a base for starting on a longer accounting program.
Proficiency in keyboarding (30 WPM or OFFT 1001) - recommended.
Instructor consent or CAPL 1010 or CSCI 1020 is required before ACCT 1030.
Instructor consent or CAPL 1010 or CSCI 1020 is required before ACCT 1030
Career/Occupational Elective Requirements
MnTC/General Education Requirements
MnTC Elective Requirements
Additional Elective Requirements
General Requirements for Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates
See Century College Policy 220.127.116.11
Transfer, Articulation Agreements, and Partnerships
See the Century College website for information regarding transfer. This program is intended primarily for employment preparation rather than transfer to a four-year institution. Some courses may not transfer to a number of four-year colleges. If you are considering the possibility of transfer, you may wish to talk with your advisor, counselor, or program instructor before registering to discuss your goals, look at programs designed for transfer, and develop a plan.
Program Learning Outcomes
At the end of this program students will be able to:
- Apply and perform skills in accounting for payroll.
- Demonstrate academic skills in accounting skills at an entry level in accounting.
- Demonstrate the ability to think critically to identify and solve accounting problems.
- Qualified for an accounting clerk, technician, bookkeeper, or entry level accountant at certain companies.
Program Contact Information
Al Aspelund 651.779.3998 Room 2244 East
Please note that this is a sample course sequence. Individual schedules will vary depending upon student needs, goals, and availability. Students are recommended to meet with their advisor, counselor, or faculty program instructors to create an individualized plan that includes prerequisites and application requirements. For detailed program information see the Century College website. This information is subject to change.
This information is subject to change. Changes and updates are posted on century.edu
Century College is a member of the Minnesota State system. We are an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and educator. This document can be available in alternative formats to individuals with disabilities by calling 651.779.3354 or 1.800.228.1978 x 3354.