Meet with a CSM counselor to discuss how to achieve academic goals and to develop a comprehensive student educational plan (SEP).

University Transfer Program
60-70 transferable units

California State University
University of California
Independent Colleges and Universities

For students who wish to transfer as a Business Administration major, refer to Business.

Gainful employment information for this certificate can be found online.

Program Overview

The Certificate of Specialization in Tax Preparer II provides students with the basic knowledge of bookkeeping for a small business and beginning a career as a tax preparer.

Program Requirements

Requirements
Required Core Courses: 15.5 units Units
ACTG 121 Financial Accounting 4 units
ACTG 144 QuickBooks: Set-up and Service Business 1.5 units
OR
ACTG 145 QuickBooks: Payroll and Merchandising Business 1.5 units
ACTG 181 Taxation of Individuals Using Tax Software 4 units
ACTG 182 Taxation of Business Entities Using Tax Software 4 units
ACTG 183 Taxation of Trusts, Gifts, and Estates Using Tax Software 2 units
Total Required Units: 15.5