Bookkeeping Certificate
Columbus State Community College

Program Details

Columbus State Community College offers the online Bookkeeping Certificate. This certificate prepares students for an entry-level bookkeeping position with a solid foundation of bookkeeping principles, electronic spreadsheets, and computerized accounting software as well as certification in Microsoft Excel and Intuit QuickBooks. 

The following courses make up the program:

  • Bookkeeping
  • QuickBooks
  • Payroll
  • Excel I
  • Excel II


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT/SAT scores, or placement tests

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

Geographic Restrictions

Columbus State Community College is a participant of the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA). This program may not be authorized in non-member states and territories.