Accounting At Foothill College

The Accounting Department at Foothill College offers an excellent range of courses that expose students to all facets of accounting. For those who are seeking a financially rewarding career and stable life, a degree or certificate in accounting can lead to occupations in financial and investment planning, budget analysis, tax preparation, bookkeeping, payroll services, and auditing. Opportunities are often best for CPAs, CMAs, MBAs, or professionals proficient with accounting software. All the accounting courses taken at Foothill College meet the CPA unit requirement. The CPA Educational Requirement (pdf).

Accounting and Taxation at Foothill College

Take accounting courses to obtain Associate in Arts in Accounting
Take accounting courses to obtain accounting certificates
Take accounting and tax courses to fulfill the CPA educational unit requirement and prepare to take to the CPA exam
Take Accounting 67 to become CTEC Certified
Take Accounting 68 series to prepare for the Enrolled Agent exam

Fall & Winter Course Offerings

We are offering a number of excellent courses:
What to do with a Major

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Accounting Department

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About Us
2015 CTE Licensure, Pass, & Placement Rates (PDF)
For more information, email Department Chair Jose Nava at