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Certified School Business Director (CSBD)

This program is intended for persons employed in the school business area, a current finance officer, or someone interested in becoming a school finance officer.  It is highly recommended for current school finance officers, and considered crucial for school finance officers in their first five years of employment in that position.

 

Prerequisite degree required:  BA/BS in a business-related curriculum (accounting, finance, or business administration) including a minimum of 9 semester hours in accounting; or a baccalaureate degree in a non-related concentration with a minimum of 24 semester hours of business-related courses, 18 hours of which must be in the courses specified in accounting; or a graduate degree in a business-related field; or a Certified Public Accountant licensed in North Carolina; or a current State Board of Education certified finance officer. 

 

Prerequisite accounting hours required:  See above 

 

Required Academy class hours: 112 (to include required 24 core class hours of accounting)

 

Certified School Business Manager (CSBM)

This program is intended for persons employed in directing/supervising one or more of the functional areas in a school business office, or someone aspiring to this type of supervisory position – payroll, personnel, accounts payable, and purchasing are primary examples.  A Business Office Manager typically reports to the finance officer of a school system.

 

Prerequisite degree required:  BA/BS in a business-related curriculum, or an Associate degree in a business-related curriculum or five years of accounting experience, or an NCASBO Business Office Specialist Certificate.

 

Required Academy class hours:  84 (to include required 16 core class hours of accounting)

 

Certified School Business Specialist (CSBS)

This program is intended for persons employed in one or more of the functional areas in a school business office – payroll, personnel, accounts payable, and purchasing are primary examples.  A Business Office Specialist typically reports to the finance officer or Business Office Manager of a school system.

 

Prerequisite degree required:  Associate degree in a business related curriculum or two years of accounting experience

 

Required Academy class hours:  56 (to include required 16 core class hours of accounting)

 

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