Program LengthFive semesters


Potential Salary Range$24,980 – $61,230

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 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 three certificate programs for accounting students:

Accounting Marketable Skills Certificates are awards recognizing attainment of accounting skills for those individuals seeking to gain employment or enhance their career in the accounting field or related areas. Completion of this award prepares the students to sit for the QuickBooks Certified User Exam. All courses in this certificate may be applied toward the Accounting Clerk Certificate, the Accounting Assistant/Paraprofessional Certificate and the Associate of Applied Science Degree in Accounting.

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.


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


See the Navarro College Catalog for course listings:


  • 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 (.pdf)
Accounting Clerk Certificate (.pdf)
Accounting Marketing Skills Certificate (.pdf) 


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




Office of Executive Dean
Corsicana Campus
Program Coordinator
Corsicana Campus



**Tuition cost reflects a 15-credit hour semester for in-district students for the 2016-2017 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 2016 tuition chart here.