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Certificate of Achievement in Accounting


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2018-2019 LAVC Catalog.

Complete each course with a grade of C or higher. Download Certificate Petition Form and return the completed form to Academic Affairs. For the latest certificate requirements, please see the LAVC catalog.


Complete the following 5 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
Acctg 1 Introductory Accounting 1 5
Acctg 2* Introductory Accounting II 5
Acctg 3* Intermediate Accounting I 3
Acctg 15* Tax Accounting I 3
CAOT 78 Microcomputer Accounting Applications for the Electronic Office 3

Complete 2 courses from the following

Course Course Title UNITS
Acctg 11* Cost Accounting  3
Acctg 18* Computerized Payroll Accounting 3
Acctg 19* Ethics for Accounting Professionals 3
CAOT 82 Microcomputer Software Survey in the Office 3
CAOT 85 Microcomputer Office Applications: Spreadsheet 3

Total units required: 25

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite