ACCOUNTING & BOOKKEEPING
About Our Accounting & Bookkeeping Programs & The Industry
The demand for qualified personnel in accounting and bookkeeping has significantly increased due to advances in technology and the increased complexity of the business environment. Our programs are designed for students seeking entry-level positions in this area or for those currently employed in accounting/bookkeeping who want to upgrade their skills.
WHAT TYPE OF JOB?
Typical areas for which our students qualify include payroll, accounts receivable/payable, general ledger and more. These positions are available in every industry in the private sector, public organizations, non profits and government agencies.
HOW MUCH CAN I MAKE?
People employed in the fields of accounting and bookkeeping usually earn between approximately $23,000 to $80,000 or more, depending on the industry in which they are employed, their experience and any advance training and/or degrees they acquire.
WHAT ACCOUNTING RELATED PROGRAMS ARE OFFERED AT LACC?
Associate in Arts:
Automated Accounting Technician
WHAT COURSES DO I NEED TO TAKE IN ORDER TO OBTAIN A DEGREE OR CERTIFICATE?
Refer to the college catalog to see the course requirements of a specific degree or certificate program, or click the BUSINESS ADMIN CATALOG button at the top of this page.
Click here to go to the CA Dept. of Consumer Affairs- Board of Accountancy website for additional information on CPA exams and licensing.