Accounting Transfer Degree and Certificates

Although West Valley College offers no degrees in accounting, accounting courses are required courses for two business degrees. Accounting 10, Financial Accounting, and Accounting 11, Managerial Accounting, are both required courses for a student to earn the Associate in Science in Business Administration for Transfer Degree. ACCT 50, Accounting for Small Business, is a required course for a student to earn a Business Administration AS Degree.

Both ACCT 10 and ACCT 11 are fully transferable to both California State University and the University of California.

Accounting Clerk Certificate of Achievement

The Accounting Clerk Certificate Program is a one-year program designed to provide basic training in accounting procedures which will enable students to qualify for accounts receivable, accounts payable, and bookkeeping accounting jobs. The courses offered at West Valley College include a computer component designed to give the students working knowledge of the way accounting is done in today's technological environment.

Required Core Courses: 9 units

Course Number Course Title Units
BUSN 42 Beginning Microsoft Word Documents 1 unit
BUSN 46 Excelling with Excel 3 units
BUSN 62 Business Mathematics 3 units
BUSN 70 Effective Office Skills 3 units
BUSN 78 Business Communication 3 units
ACCT 60 Accounting Fundamentals QuickBooks 4 units
Total Units   17 units
last published: 5/17/18