Start your career in Accounting with a certificate from NSCC

NSCC’s Accounting certificate prepares students for a variety of entry-level accounting positions in small to medium-sized businesses, partnerships, and corporations. Learn how to analyze, calculate, record transactions, maintain financial records, and prepare financial reports.  Coursework also includes managerial accounting and taxation, as well as budgeting and accounting for payroll, accounts receivables and accounts payables. In addition, communication and business technology are emphasized throughout the program and students gain hands-on computer experience, including specialized training in Excel, Quickbooks, and individual tax preparation software.

Degree pathway

All courses in this certificate program count towards NSCC’s Accounting Degree program.

Internship Opportunities

As part of this program, students will enhance their career development by integrating classroom study and work experience through participation in NSCC’s Cooperative Education/Internship.

 

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Semesters estimated to complete degree

$45,900

2016 Boston-area Median Wage

93%

NSCC career degree graduates employed within three months

Next Steps

Get in touch

For more information, please contact the Pathway Advisor for this program.

accounting@northshore.edu

Phone: 978-739-5522

Program Requirements

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Accreditation

North Shore Community College is an accredited nonprofit institute of higher education where all are welcome and each is challenged. NSCC is accredited by NECHE, the New England Commission of Higher Education (formerly NEASC-CIHE, the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc.).

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