Pellissippi State is a vital institution accustomed to transformation and growth. Since its founding in 1974 as State Technical Institute at Knoxville, the College has expanded the teaching of technology, the use of technology in instruction, and the transfer of technology to local business and industry in support of regional economic development.
Pellissippi State Community College is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate
on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its programs and activities. Non-Discrimination Policy.
The Accounting Specialist curriculum provides the entry-level knowledge, skills and experience required for employment in the field of accounting and tax preparation. Basic financial statement preparation, recording business transactions, basic payroll functions, fixed asset accounting and basic individual taxation and tax preparation are some of the critical work functions that will be addressed in the certificate.