Accounting Certificate
Clark State Community College

Program Details

The online Accounting Certificate from Clark State Community College provides students with an excellent foundation for any type of office position. The courses, which are applicable to the associate degree program, cover the fundamentals of recording business transactions, balance sheets, income statements, and basic cost accounting concepts/entries. Graduates are able to:

  • ​Utilize and apply technology as it impacts the accounting profession
  • ​Demonstrate an understanding of the basic concepts of managerial accounting and its role in business and decision making
  • ​Interpret, analyze, and present reliable and relevant information to financial statement users based upon generally accepted accounting principles both manually and electronically


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Accuplacer Placement Test (students may be eligible to bypass this test based on their high school transcripts or SAT/ACT scores)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission