New Bookkeeping Certificate Offered at Kingwood College

The new bookkeeping certificate at Lone Star College-Kingwood offers a fast track to a new career.  Graduating students will be prepared to start in an entry-level accounting position.

This one-year certificate is designed for people who are interested in positions in payroll, accounts receivable and accounts payable.  Many small companies employ people to do the basic accounting functions covered by this certificate.

Students will learn accounting theory as well as Excel and other computerized accounting software programs.  The accounting classes required are: Introduction to Accounting, Introduction to Computerized Accounting, Principles of Accounting, and the Accounting Cooperative.

Interested individuals should contact Sherry Young at 281-312-1697 or sherry.young@lonestar.edu.

Registration for the spring semester and December mini-mester is going on now.  Students can register in one of three ways: phone, online or on campus.  Classes are offered days, evenings, or weekends in traditional, Internet, video, TV and independent study formats. Current students can register by telephone at 281-519-6625. Former and current students can register online at kingwood.lonestar.edu/registration.

For general information about Lone Star College-Kingwood, call 281-312-1600 or visit our Web site at kingwood.lonestar.edu.

Lone Star College System consists of five colleges, including Cy-Fair, Kingwood, Montgomery, North Harris, and Tomball, six centers and the Lone Star College-University Center. With 49,250 students, it is the largest college system in the Houston area, and third largest community college district in Texas. To learn more, visit www.lonestar.edu.