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Accounting

If you are interested in starting a program before the date listed, please contact Mark Barton at mark.barton@scottsdalecc.edu.


Accountants and bookkeepers are constantly in high demand in all industries, from manufacturing to retail to government to hospitals to service industries. They maintain financials records for organizations and prepare financial statements to help management in decision-making. Both the Certificate of Completion in Accounting and the Associate of Applied Science in Accounting are geared for students who wish to pursue an entry-level accounting position in a small or medium-sized company. The programs provide training in financial and managerial accounting as well as payroll, computerized, and tax accounting.

Program Codes

3149 Associate of Applied Science (AAS) in Accounting
5157 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Bookkeeping
5665 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Accounting Fall 2020
5958 Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Enrolled Agent Fall 2020

Experiential Learning Opportunities

  • Business or accounting internships
  • DECA (student business association with professional development opportunities)
  • Service learning and volunteerism

Course Format

Classes are offered in a variety of formats: in-person, online, hybrid, day, evening, full-time and part-time.  

Textbooks

Most of our courses use low cost text books or no cost material provided by your instructors.  General education courses may have textbooks that cost more.

Program Notes

Set up an advising meeting by emailing mark.barton@scottsdalecc.edu