CCSF Certificate Program

Downtown Center of city college of San Francisco

Business Department – Non Credit

The Business Technology program offers certificates in accounting, administrative support, clerical and web skills.

For more information, please visit the Noncredit Certificates page here.

To get a sense of what the various certificates entail, look over theĀ Certificate Educational Plans listed below. These are designed to assist you in the selection of your courses.

To begin a certificate program, you must first enroll as a CCSF student, then meet with a CCSF counselor (see below).


  • All program certificate students must complete 80% of course work, attain a passing grade, meet all exit requirements, and MUST maintain Program Planning Guides at all times.
  • Program certificate students are required to meet with a counselor to officiate program enrollment.


Individual counseling is available by appointment throughout the semester at the Downtown Campus.

Counseling services include educational planning, transcript evaluations, career counseling and short-term personal counseling.

Appointments can be made by calling the New Student Counseling Department at 415-267-6555.

Registration can be completed during the counseling appointment.

Financial Aid

Financial Aid is available for certificate programs that exceed 600 hours. You may also call the Financial Aid Office at (415) 239-3576.

For more information, please visit the webpage for the Downtown campus (center).