Program LengthFive semesters


Potential Salary Range$20,500 – $52,600

The A.A.S. in Accounting program at Navarro College is designed to prepare students for entry-level accounting positions in accounting firms, industry or government. The program provides a solid foundation in accounting principles, giving students opportunities to demonstrate accounting and technology competency through hands-on application. Students who successfully complete Navarro College’s accounting program will will have a strong accounting foundation for entrance into the accounting field and/or expand their educational experience. In addition to the A.A.S., in Accounting, Navarro College offers two certificate programs for accounting students:

Accounting Clerk Certificates are designed for individuals who want basic accounting skills. Students who pursue this certificate do not require remediation. (This certificate can be completed in as little as two semesters.)

Accounting Assistant/Paraprofessional Certificates are designed to prepare individuals who want more advanced accounting skills. Students who pursue this certificate must meet THEA requirements.


ACCT 2401   Principles of Financial Accounting
ACCT 2402   Principles of Managerial Accounting
ACNT 1303   Introduction to Accounting I
ACNT 1304   Introduction to Accounting II
ACNT 1329   Payroll and Business Tax Accounting
ACNT 1331   Federal Income Tax: Individual
ACNT 1368   Practicum – Accounting/Technology/Tech
ACNT 1411    Introduction to Computerized Accounting
ACNT 2302   Accounting Capstone
ACNT 2409   Cost Accounting


  • Bookkeeper
  • Accounting Assistant/Clerk
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Accounts Payable or Receivable Clerk
  • Office Manager
  • Accounting Supervisor
  • Cost Accounting Clerk
  • Inventory Control Clerk
  • Tax Preparation Assistant


Accounting Assistant-Paraprofessional Certificate
Accounting Clerk Certificate


CPA (Certified Public Accountant)
CMA (Certified Management Accountant)
CIA (Certified Internal Auditor)
CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner)
CB (Certified Bookkeeper)
ABA (Accredited Business Accountant) 
APA® Accredited Petroleum Accountant®
EA (Enrolled Agent)
Gaining Tax Experience While Helping The Community
VITA Link and Learn


A.A.S. Accounting
Accounting Clerk Certificate
Accounting Assistant / Paraprofessional Certificate
Accounting Marketable Skills Certificate

Judy Cutting, Executive Dean
Bain Center, Room 101
Brad Richardson, Dean
Bain Center, Room 101
Cathy Scott, Coordinator
Bain Center, Room 329



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**Tuition cost reflects a 12-credit hour semester for in-district students for the 2014-2015 academic year.
Cost does not include lab fees, additional fees, books, or supplies. Program costs are approximate and cost is subject to change.
Download the full Fall 2014 tuition chart here.