Tax Preparation Specialist

Offered at the Following Campus Locations

Program Overview

The Tax Preparation Specialist technical certificate is designed to provide entry-level skills for tax preparers. Topics include principles of accounting, tax accounting, business calculators, mathematics, and basic computers.

Entrance Requirements

This program requires either the Next Generation ACCUPLACER®, ACCUPLACER® COMPASS college placement test scores or minimum High School GPA of 2.0.

ACCUPLACER® minimum scores: Reading Comprehension 36, Sentence Skills 30, Arithmetic 23

COMPASS minimum scores: Reading 70, Writing 32, Mathematics 26

Next Generation ACCUPLACER® minimum scores: Reading 218, Writing 222, Arithmetic 223