Governmental Accounting Competency, Certificate of Achievement
Not Financial Aid Eligible
Banner Code: 1_CM_GAC
Control Number: 39979
This certificate, issued through the Business and Computing Division, provides students with basic accounting and computer accounting coursework focusing on governmental accounting. Students are required to obtain a grade of “C” or better in all required courses at OCC.
- Students will be able to demonstrate generally accepted accounting practices in the area of governmental accounting using various forms of technology.
Certificate of Achievement Requirements
The Certificate of Achievement is a state-approved career program that requires a minimum of eight units and is designed to prepare the graduate to enter a particular field of employment. In order to be awarded a certificate, students are required to obtain a grade of “C” or better in all program-required courses. Grades of “CR” or “P” will be accepted whereas “CR” or “P” meets the equivalency of a “C” or better. At least 3 units in an advanced course from the certificate must be completed at OCC at the department’s discretion. Certificates of Achievement are not automatically awarded. A petition must be filed in Enrollment Services or online at the beginning of the semester in which the student will be completing their final requirements. The petitioning periods are listed in the Graduation Requirements section of this catalog. Check with a counselor to determine the requirements for completion.
A list of certificate programs can be found in the Programs A-Z section of this catalog.
|ACCT A101||Financial Accounting||4|
|ACCT A102||Managerial Accounting||4|
|ACCT A110||Excel for Accounting and Finance||3|
|ACCT A215||Governmental Accouting||3|