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About the Program

As accounting technicians, students will be trained as financial assistants and equipped with the necessary skills to be employable in a variety of offices, large or small.

Graduates of this certificate program will have the knowledge and skills to:

  • Grasp the importance of financial information as a key ingredient in effective and ethical business decision making.

  • Differentiate between the major financial statements with respect to their content and use.

  • Understand the rules and conventions in accounting and use journals and ledgers in tracking the financial activity of a business enterprise.

  • Be aware of the limitations of historical accounting information for decision making.


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Dr. Glen Tenney: 775.727.2009, glen.tenney(a)

Melinda Mott: 775.753.2363, melinda.mott(a)

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