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Accounting Department

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Accounting Classes

Develop the high-demand skills you need to launch or grow a career in tax accounting, auditing, and in other financial areas. Take Accounting courses to help with the CPA or CMA exam, or transfer to a four-year college.

Accounting deals with financial records and figures, assists organizations and make efficient decisions based on financial analysis. Prepare for a CPA or CMA certification or study SAP. Earn an Associate degree in Accounting or Certificate in Accounting.

Courses are only $46 per unit plus fees!



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SAP Courses

SAP Courses

  • Study SAP, the world's largest enterprise resource planning system.
  • Get ahead in your career or begin one in the fast-growing area.

SAP Courses

Courses to Consider

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Ethics in Accounting (ACC 070)

Prepare for the California CPA exam with this course in the ethics of accounting.


Tablet that says "SAP" on the screen. Accounting Information Systems (ACC 073)

one of the three Mission College courses that qualify for the SAP Recognition Certificate, issued directly by SAP.


Forecasting - a computer screen is displayed with streaming green numbers on it.Forecasting and Business Financial Planning with Excel (ACC 033 & ACC 034)

Our Excel courses provide real-world scenarios with accounting principle refreshers and Excel applications.


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Small Business Accounting (ACC 023)

A non-theoretical and practical approach to accounting with a special emphasis on accounting for small business,


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Intro to Personal Financial Planning (ACC-040)

Prepare your own personal budgets and statements of net worth.


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Payroll and Business Tax Accounting (ACC 052)

Study payroll preparation, payroll taxes, sales, use taxes, and property taxes. 


Financial auditing - a piece of paper on a table with a black pen on top of it.Financial Auditing (ACC 059)

An introduction to the audit process and how to analyze financial statements and reports.


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CPA or CMA Exam Prep

CPAs and CMAs earn 47% more their working peers who lack the certification.

CPA or CMA
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Accounting Careers

Career Outlook
Skills Needed
  • Strong written and oral communication.
  • Organization and attention to detail.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Time management.
  • Systems analysis.
  • Mathematical and deductive reasoning.
  • Critical thinking.
  • Active learning.
  • Clerical knowledge.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
Select Jobs in the Field
  • Accountant
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Manager
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Bookkeeping
  • Budget Analyst
  • Certified Internal Auditor
  • Chief Financial Officer – CFO
  • Comptroller/Controller
  • CPA
  • Forensic Accounting
  • Government Accounting
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Staff Accountant
  • Tax Accountant

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