Lakshmi  Venkata

Associate Faculty, Accounting

Lakshmi is a part-time Accounting instructor at Mission College, and has been with the institution for nearly 20 years since joining in the Fall of 1997. Most recently, she has been teaching Accounting 1A and 1B. In addition to teaching at Mission College, Lakshmi has also been teaching at De Anza College since the Spring of 2002.

Prior to teaching at Mission College, Lakshmi used to be a full time instructor at Osmania University in Hyderabad, India. There, she worked in the Accounting Department, teaching a large variety of courses including Accounting, Advanced Accounting, Cost Accounting, Income Tax, and Theory and Practice of Management. She taught at Osmania University for over 9 years before moving to the US in 1993.

Overall, Lakshmi has been teaching Accounting for over 29 years, and loves to do so.


Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com), Karnatak University, Dharwad, India
Master of Commerce (M.Com), Osmania University, Hyderabad, India (Equivalent to Master of Business Administration in the United States)
Passed California CPA exam in 1995

Courses Taught / Syllabi

ACC 1B Online Section 31232 Spring 2018

 ACC 1A Section 31221 Spring 2018


Fast Facts

Lakshmi is married with two children. Her favorite activities include cooking, gardening, and hiking.



Lakshmi Venkata

Lakshmi Venkata
phone: 408-855-7699 x5928
office: By Appointment