Business Education: Accounting
@ Kauai Community College
The accounting curriculum promotes the dynamic yet practical nature of the accounting profession. An emphasis on the integration of knowledge and technology forms a solid foundation that will support versatile career and educational endeavors. Students are engaged in skills and competencies to succeed as paraprofessionals in business environments such as bookkeeping, payroll processing, tax preparation or supporting roles in government, new or continuing small businesses, or other large industries such as hospitality, tourism, or agriculture. All certificates and degrees allow students to blend a mixture of college-level, technical, occupational, and/or baccalaureate-leading, transferable courses. The curriculum is considerate of socio-economic and academic diversity and encourages life-long learning.
In the Accounting Program, students can obtain:
Certificate of Competence; Basic Accounting ; 9 credits
Certificate of Competence; Accounting Office Assistant; 18 credits
Certificate of Competence; Small Business Accounting; 21 credits
Certificate of Competence: Accounting Assistant; 21 credits
Certificate of Competence; Payroll Preparer; 16 credits
Certificate of Competence; Tax Preparer; 21 credits
Certificate of Competence; Individual Income Tax Preparer; 20 credits
Certificate of Achievement; Accounting; 29-32 credits
Associate in Applied Science; Accounting; 60 credits
CA - Certificate of Aptitude/Achievement
CC - Certificate of Completion/Competence
AAS - Associate in Applied Science
Cost of Program
$126 per credit hour during Spring/Fall; $248 per credit hour during Summer – "Do I have to pay this?"
About This Provider
Kauai Community College
Offering training in Kaua'i County
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Description of School
It is an accredited 2-year public community college and the only college on the island. Its 200-acre campus is located just west of the major town of Lihue. Kauai Community College is committed to the students and community that it serves. OCET is committed to providing professional development and personal enrichment classes.
Accreditation and/or Licensing Agency
Accrediting Commission for the Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges.
Financial Aid Options
Yes, Kauai Community College has a financial aid department.
This provider is accessible to people with disabilities.
This provider does offer job placement services to its students.
Office of Continuing Education and Training
3-1901 Kaumualii Hwy
Lihue, HI 96766
ETP Approval Dates
Last Approved On: January 1, 2013
Valid Through: June 30, 2017