Learn the foundations in accounting with this program that was designed by a CPA for real-world use in accounting and income tax preparation. The Accounting Office Specialist program teaches you the basics of computerized accounting functions and income tax preparation. This six month program was designed to teach students to acquire the skills to handle:
- Business math and applied accounting
- Data entry and spreadsheet
- Income tax preparation
Graduates may be qualified for entry-level employment in positions such as: tax preparer, bookkeeper, accounting clerk, accounts payable and receivable clerks and more.
The tax preparer course (course #1035-QE-0012) is a CTEC approved course, which fulfills the 60-hour “qualifying education” requirement for tax preparers. A listing of additional requirements to register as a tax preparer may be obtained by contacting CTEC at P.O Box 2890, Sacramento, CA, 95812-2890, toll free by phone at (877) 850-2832, or the internet at www.ctec.org. State requirements vary.
The Accounting Office Specialist program is available at the following campus locations:
- Huntington Park
- Van Nuys