Accounting/Bookkeeping

Contact: Candace Boesiger, (208) 732-6410
cboesiger@csi.edu

The Accounting/Bookkeeping program is a technical program which results in an Associate of Applied Science degree. The program provides students with a basic knowledge of bookkeeping processes preparing them for employment in entry level bookkeeping positions. Major emphasis is placed on computerized bookkeeping using QuickBooks Pro.

Students will take a national exam to obtain a Certified Bookkeeping credential during the final semester of the program. This is a non-transfer degree and is not intended for students planning to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or intending to become a Certified Public Accountant.

Students interested in these transfer options should pursue an Associate of Arts Degree in Business.

Gainful Employment data for this program may be found on the department web page: https://www.csi.edu/ge/Accounting

Program Application Required: Yes

Sample Career Opportunities: Tax Preparers; Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks; Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks; Brokerage Clerks; Statistical Assistants

*talk to an advisor for additional career choices