Advanced Bookkeeping Certificate
Division: Business and Computer Information Systems
PROGRAM CODE: 2C40657
The Advanced Bookkeeping Certificate is designed to prepare students for a more advanced, full-charge bookkeeping position in the private sector areas such as small business, financial service, wholesale and retail business, manufacturing, or pursuing self-employment opportunities. After completing the program, you’ll be prepared for entry-level employment opportunities in the accounting/bookkeeping fields. Accounting/bookkeeping employment opportunities include positions in accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory control, as well as a variety of trainee/internship positions. A minimum grade of C is required in each course taken. This certificate requires 16 units.
|Required Courses (16 units):|
|ACCT 101AF||Financial Accounting||5|
|ACCT 101BF||Managerial Accounting||5|
|ACCT 107 F||Computerized Accounting with QuickBooks||3|
|or ACCT 230 F||Excel for Accountants|
|or CIS 106 F||Beginning Spreadsheet (MS Excel)|
|BUS 111 F||Business Communications||3|
|or BUS 211 F||Critical Reasoning and Writing for Business (formerly Writing for Business)|
|or BUS 211HF||Honors Critical Reasoning and Writing for Business (formerly Honors Writing for Business)|
Outcome 1: Prepare journal entries in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP).
Outcome 2: Identify the accounting cycle steps, including the adjusting and closing processes.
Outcome 3: Prepare financial statements using either manual or computerized accounting books and records.