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Business Administration and Economics

Link to Accounting Career Resources

Welcome to the Accounting Program at Long Beach City College. Here you will find one of the finest teams of business faculty in the area. Our full-time faculty are all CPAs bringing to the classroom a wealth of relevant work experience in Accounting, Business, and Finance.  

Mission Statement - Accounting Program

The mission of the Accounting Program is to provide students with accounting skills and knowledge as a basis for a career in business or for transfer to a four-year business program.

Expected Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of fundamental financial and managerial accounting principles.
  • Understand the importance of ethics as it applies in business.

In addition, students completing the Certificate in Accounting will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of computerized accounting using general ledger and spreadsheet applications.
  • Demonstrate a familiarity with issues in the areas of taxation, business law and general business.

Students and potential employers can have confidence in the LBCC Accounting curriculum. It was developed with the advice of leading business professionals from the local community and with representatives of our neighboring State Universities. Our program offerings provide students the opportunity to develop and enhance job skills while attaining either a Career Certificate or Associate of Arts Degree in the area of Accounting or Accounting Clerk.

 Course Offerings

Our objective in the Accounting curriculum is to:

  • Aid students seeking to enter or retrain for work in the Accounting profession.
  • Meet the needs of students seeking to transfer into an Accounting or Business program at a four-year university.
  • Will enhance the skills of those currently working in the profession with computerized accounting courses utilizing some of the most popular Accounting and Spreadsheet software.
 Curriculum Guides

We offer the following AA-Business degree along with Career Certificates in the Accounting concentration:

Additionally, certain accounting courses play an important role in the AS/T-Business Administration degree: