Accelerated Accounting Less than One Year Certificate

Minimum 29 credits. Students must meet all certificate requirements.

Certificate Outcomes

  • Students who successfully complete the One-Year Accounting Certificate will develop basic skills and introductory knowledge appropriate for entry-level bookkeeping and accounting positions.

Students who have completed high school bookkeeping or have had work experience with full- cycle bookkeeping responsibilities should contact their academic advisor for potential substitution options. Students who can touch type more than 40 words per minute should substitute an approved business elective. 

To satisfy graduation requirements for all business degrees and certificates, students must earn a letter grade of "C" or better for all BA courses.


1.    At least 6 credits must be earned at OCCC, all of which must apply to the certificate requirements.
2.    The final 6 credits that apply to the certificate must be earned at OCCC; the department chair may waive this requirement if the student can demonstrate currency in the field.

Accelerated Accounting Certificate Courses

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