Accounting Certificates

WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer. Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of individual courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.

Basic

First YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
ACT 1210 Fundamentals of Accounting (offered every semester**)3  
BUS 1010 Introduction To Business3  
BUS 1230 Math for Business & Finance (is preferred*)3  
SPRING SEMESTER
ACT 1010 Financial Accounting (offered every semester**)  3
ACT 1280 Quickbooks-Pro Accounting  3
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I
or CSI 1002 Intro To Business Computer Systems
  3
Year Total: 9 9
 
Second YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
ACT 1020 Managerial Accounting (offered every semester**)3  
Year Total: 3  
 
Total Credit Hours:  21

**ACT 1210, ACT 1010, & ACT 1020 are offered every semester. The other ACT courses are only offered in the semester that they are listed above.

Advanced 

First YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
ACT 1210 Fundamentals of Accounting (offered every semester**)3  
BUS 1010 Introduction To Business3  
BUS 1230 Math for Business & Finance (is preferred*)3  
SPRING SEMESTER
ACT 1010 Financial Accounting (offered every semester**)  3
ACT 1280 Quickbooks-Pro Accounting  3
CSP 1203 Microsoft Office Professional I
or CSI 1002 Intro To Business Computer Systems
  3
Year Total: 9 9
 
Second YearCredits
FallSpring
FALL SEMESTER
ACT 1020 Managerial Accounting (offered every semester**)3  
ACT 2221 Intermediate Accounting I3  
SPRING SEMESTER
ACT 1240 Payroll Accounting  2
FIN 1200 Principles of Finance  3
Year Total: 6 5
 
Total Credit Hours:  29

NOTE: Students should be aware that the Advanced Accounting Certificate may take 4 semesters to complete for course prerequisites. Some advanced classes may only be available at night.

*BUS 1230 is preferred. Alternate options: ECN 2004, MTH 1008, MTH 1003, MTH 1004, MTH 1005, MTH 1006, MTH 1007, MTH 2001

**ACT 1210, ACT 1010, & ACT 1020 are offered every semester. The other ACT courses are only offered in the semester that they are listed above.

For additional information, please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360.                 4/19/2021