New River Community College

5251 College Drive, Dublin, VA 24084-1127

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The Accounting/Keyboarding Career Studies Certificate offered by New River Community College is a program of study that is available to students in a completely online format. This program aims to prepare its students with the skills and knowledge to become entry-level assistants to accountants in both service and manufacturing industries. Students will be prepared through training in computerized general ledgers, spreadsheets, databases, and word processing software. This program covers many keyboarding and Accounting competencies. The concepts covered in this program include: payroll, computerized accounting, and general mathematics related to Business. A graduate of this program can use this certificate to either enter into a career in business or to advance their position in a career they already have.

This program requires its students to take and complete 28 credit hours of courses in order to graduate with the Accounting and Keyboarding Career Studies Certificate. When taking courses full time, a student can graduate from this program in two semesters. The required courses include: Payroll Accounting, Principles of Accounting I and II, Keyboarding I and II, Computer Business Applications, Computerized Accounting, Editing and Proofreading Skills, and Business Mathematics I. All of these courses are paramount to graduates of this program acquiring the skills and knowledge needed to succeed at employment positions that require competencies in Accounting and word processing.

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