Accounting, C.P.C.

Accounting, C.P.C.

Person entering line items on balance sheet.
  • Accounting clerks can make a median annual salary of $45,860 per year.
  • Accountant jobs are expected to grow by about four percent by 2032.
  • An accounting certificate demonstrates specialized knowledge in financial reporting, auditing, and other accounting principles. This can significantly enhance job prospects.
source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

Locations where this degree is offered:

Vincennes Campus
Jasper Campus

What can I expect during my time at VU?

  • An attractive and dynamic campus fosters a rich environment for personal and academic growth.
  • The University’s instructors are true experts in their fields and are readily available to help students gain the academic and practical skills they need to excel.
  • The University offers substantial academic and social support systems to help students learn and grow.
  • Small class sizes enable students to participate fully in activities and discussions and to seek out extra help when needed.
  • Affordable tuition allows students to graduate with less debt.

This program provides students with a broad range of technical skills directed toward the accounting function of business. Its primary emphasis would concentrate on the technical skills to successfully administer the accounting function for a small to medium-sized business. This certificate would also provide a basis for continuing study toward the A.S. degree in Accounting.

What can I do with this degree?

A certificate from Vincennes University’s Accounting Department opens the door to many opportunities in the field of accounting and auditing. This can also serve as a great first step towards earning a associate's degree in accounting.

Is this degree accredited?

Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.

Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.

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