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Accounting Certificate

Certificate of Achievement

El Camino College Compton Educational Center offers a variety of certificate programs. A Certificate of Achievement is recorded on a student's transcript. A Certificate of Accomplishment is not recorded on the transcript. Each of the programs requires completion of courses in a particular field. Unlike degree programs, courses outside the field are not generally required.

A Certificate of Achievement is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 2.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.0 grade point average.
A Certificate of Achievement with High Honors is awarded to students who complete the prescribed program with a 3.5 grade point average or above.

A Certificate of Achievement will be granted to the student who completes the courses listed below. At least 15 units of the certificate requirements must be completed at El Camino College Compton Educational Center.

Major Requirements

Business 1A Financial Accounting                                                                      (4 units)
Business 1B Managerial Accounting (4 units)
Business 2A Intermediate Accounting (3 units)
Business 2B Intermediate Accounting (3 units)
Computer Information Systems 13 Introduction to Computers (3 units)
Law 5 Contracts, Sales and Commercial Paper (3 units)

2 courses from the following:

Business 4 Cost Accounting (3 units)
Business 5A Income Tax Accounting (4 units)
Law 6 Agency, Corporations and Partnerships (3 units)

Total Units 26-27


Preparation for the Transfer Major

For information on specific university major requirements, please obtain a transfer curriculum guide sheet in the Counseling Services Center, consult with your counselor, or visit the Transfer Center. You may use the transfer major requirements to help you fulfill your associate degree requirements.

Courses not available at the Compton Center may be taken at the Torrance campus.
Description of courses can be found in the class schedule/catalog.
 

 


Contact Information

Alicia Zambrano
(310) 900-1600 x 2779.



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