Accounting at College of San Mateo - Degrees & Certificates
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Degrees & Certificates

Associate in Arts Degree

Accounting 60 units

Certificate of Achievement

Accounting 22 units

Certificates of Specialization

Accounting Assistant 10 units
Accounting Essentials for Business Professionals 6 units
CPA Exam Preparation: Accounting Foundation 11 units
CPA Exam Preparation: Auditing and Attestation (AUD) 11 units
CPA Exam Preparation: Business Environment and Concepts (BEC) 13 units
CPA Exam Preparation: Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR) 15 units
CPA Exam Preparation: Regulation (REG) 13 units
Enrolled Agent Exam Preparation 13 units
Individual Tax Professional 15.5 units
Personal Financial Planning 6 units
Preparation for a Master's Degree in Accounting 14 units
Preparation for a Master's Degree in Taxation 14 units
Tax Preparer I 11 units
Tax Preparer II 15.5 units

Recommended high school preparation:

Coursework in Mathematics, English, and use of microcomputers, including spreadsheet and word processing applications.

University Transfer Program

Use Assist ( to identify lower division major preparation for Business and Accounting for the California State University and the University of California systems. For independent or out-of-state colleges and universities use their catalogs to locate this information. Transfer Services can assist you to gather this information.