Taxation Specialist Certificate
Columbus State Community College

Program Details

Columbus State Community College offers the online Taxation Specialist Certificate. This certificate was developed to provide students with an understanding of the fundamental concepts of practicing in all areas of taxation. Students will obtain the needed tools and skills necessary to be employable within a tax firm or pursue their own tax preparation practice. This certificate will also allow students to pursue this specialized area of employment opportunity without the extensive coursework that is required in the associate degree.

The following courses make up the program:

  • Advanced Taxation/Enrolled Agent
  • Legal Environment of Business
  • State and Local Taxation
  • Federal Taxation
  • Tax Practice
  • QuickBooks


  • 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.