2023-2024 Catalog

Tax Preparation Specialist (TPS1) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:

  • Floyd County Campus Advisor: Ashley Baugh and Doug Cooper
  • Gordon County Campus Advisor: Ashley Baugh
  • This program is also available 100% online. For online advisement, contact any of the above.

Program Description:

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


Required Courses

COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy


ACCT 1100Financial Accounting I


ACCT 1125Individual Tax Accounting


ACCT 2120Business Tax Accounting


ACCT xxxxAccounting Elective


Total Credit Hours: 16 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation