About the Accounting Certificate

There is an acute shortage of persons with the training needed to be successful in accounting. The Accounting Certificate prepares you to be a junior accountant in business, government and industry. Job opportunities exist in accounting firms, manufacturing companies, financial institutions, insurance companies, service companies, not-for-profit and governmental entities.

As a junior accountant, you may:

Total Cost of Accounting Certificate

(in-district) Total Amount: $6,777.00

Credit Hours to Complete: 36

Weeks to Complete: 48

Accounting Degree and Certificate Requirements

Accounting Certificate Gainful Employment Disclosure Data

What makes MCC's Accounting Certificate program better than or distinct from similar programs at other institutions?

In addition to the Accounting Certificate, we offer:

What you need to know about getting your Accounting Certificate (CIP 52.0301 )

Total Accounting Certificate Costs
  in-district out-of-district out-of-state international
Tuition $3,960.00 $13,938.00 $16,918.00 $16,918.00
Additional Accounting Certificate Costs $2,817.00 $2,817.00 $2,817.00 $2,817.00
Program Total $6,777.00 $16,755.00 $19,735.00 $19,735.00


What job opportunities are available to someone with an Accounting Certificate?

Occupations that Accounting Certificate prepares you for
Occupation and Occupational Profile Link SOC Code
Accountants and Auditors 13-2011
Budget Analysts 13-2031
Business Teachers, Postsecondary 25-1011
Credit Analysts 13-2041
Financial Examiners 13-2061
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents 13-2081

How will MCC's Accounting Certificate prepare me for my career or connect me to opportunities?

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What have graduates gone on to do?

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