Bookkeeping Courses at Cypress College

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Bookkeeping Courses

The bookkeeping program at Cypress College prepares students for bookkeeping positions or entry-level accounting positions. The program focuses on providing technical administrative support to professional accountant and other financial management personnel. Program courses include: posting transactions to accounts, record-keeping systems, accounting software operation, and general accounting principles and practices. Get more details below including other California colleges that offer bookkeeping courses.

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Students Enrolled in the Bookkeeping Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Cypress College has offered the following programs for students:

  • Less Than Two-Year Award
  • Associate's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2015)

 Graduates
Less Than Two-Year Award3
Associate's Degree4

Students by Gender (2015)

 Graduates
Male0
Female7

Students by Race (2015)

 Graduates
Asian5
Hispanic2

Source: IPEDS Survey 2012-2015: Data obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Bookkeeping program at Cypress College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Tax Preparers

Description

Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, tax preparers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 1.6% from 2014 to 2024

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

Description

Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain primary financial data for use in maintaining accounting records. May also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks employment is expected to shrink at a rate of -8.4% from 2014 to 2024

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Description

Compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, payroll and timekeeping clerks employment is expected to shrink at a rate of -3.4% from 2014 to 2024

Brokerage Clerks

Description

Perform duties related to the purchase, sale or holding of securities. Duties include writing orders for stock purchases or sales, computing transfer taxes, verifying stock transactions, accepting and delivering securities, tracking stock price fluctuations, computing equity, distributing dividends, and keeping records of daily transactions and holdings.

Career Outlook & Projections ()

According to the BLS, brokerage clerks employment is expected to grow at a rate of 9.0% from 2014 to 2024

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Bookkeeping Programs in California

Bookkeeping programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Cerritos College

Norwalk, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 25 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

Long Beach City College

Long Beach, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 45 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

Southern California Institute of Technology

Anaheim, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Accounting (C)
  • Bookkeeping (C)

Fullerton College

Fullerton, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 11 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

InterCoast Colleges - Orange

Orange, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 12 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C)

Santa Ana College

Santa Ana, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 560 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

Golden West College

Huntington Beach, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 25 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

Coastline Community College

Fountain Valley, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 69 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

El Camino College - Compton Center

Compton, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

Orange Coast College

Costa Mesa, CA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 20 students completed this program

Programs

  • Bookkeeping (C,A)

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  • Phone: (714) 484-7346

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  • Phone: (714) 484-7114

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FINANCIAL AID RATE
77%

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO
25:1

FINANCIAL AID AWARD AVG.
$2,095