Accounting Program
Accounting Program at Harper College

Prepare for employment as an accounting assistant/bookkeeper in business, industry or government. Harper advantages include:

Choose the Degree or Certificate That Meets Your Goal

Harper College certificates provide skills for the entry-level assistant/bookkeeper as well as certificates and a degree to promote advancement in the accounting field. 

Prepare to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree:

Check out transfer school options:


Based on previous college credit earned you may qualify for an accounting certificate. See an academic advisor to be sure all your courses have been transferred to Harper.

Begin or Grow Your Career

A stackable career path is a clearly designed sequence of career-related classes. Students complete the classes to earn a certificate. Certificates can be accumulated over time to build on an individual’s qualifications and help them advance in their career. See Harper College Accounting Career Path.


Harper is accredited by the
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, a leading specialized accreditation association for associate, bachelor's and graduate business education.