Bookkeeping Certificate
Yavapai College

Program Details

The online Bookkeeping Certificate program from Yavapai College prepares students for entry-level positions in a variety of business and office settings where basic knowledge of bookkeeping is required. Courses, which provide the foundation for the Administrative Professional, Advanced Bookkeeping, Basic Tax, and Accounting Assistant Certificates, provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Perform financial accounting functions using proper format and procedure based on Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • ​Prepare, analyze, and interpret financial statements and reports for service and merchandising companies
  • ​Analyze and communicate the effects of basic tax rules on individuals, partnerships, and corporations, and prepare basic tax returns for each
  • ​Use current technology and software applications to input, manage, and communicate financial information


  • To qualify for in-state tuition, proof of Arizona state residency and U.S. Citizenship required

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission