Accounting Assistant Certificate

The Accounting Assistant Certificate is a non-credit Fast Track program offered at LSC-Conroe Center, LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball. It can also be earned completely online through LSC-Online. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at

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Program Description

If you have a knack for numbers and want to contribute to the bottom-line success of a company or organization, consider training to become an accounting assistant. Training includes computer fundamentals, beginning and intermediate Excel spreadsheet training, accounting functions and fundamentals and training in QuickBooks, and essential accounting software application.

  • Contact Hours: 112
  • Cost of Program: $1,152
  • Median Wage: $32,400 per year1
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Program Plan

First Year Credit

Course Number Title Contact Hours
ACNTC 2100106 Accounting, Office I 24
ACNTC 2104201 Accounting, Office II 24
ITSWC 2102224 Excel I 16
ITSWC 2104606 Excel II 16
ACNTC 2101002 QuickBooks I 16
ACNTC 2105402 QuickBooks II

Total Contact Hours for Accounting Assistant Certificate:


  1. Median Wage information obtained from the Texas Workforce Commission and the U.S. Department of Labor for 2009 (most recent data available).