Certificate in QuickBooks

The ability to utilize QuickBooks is a skill that businesses demand. Along with an understanding of fundamental accounting concepts, the QuickBooks Certificate of Achievement will enhance job prospects for the candidate that completes this program.

Certificate of Achievement Level Student Learning Outcomes

Students completing the QuickBooks Certificate of Achievement will:

  1. Set up a company's accounting records in QuickBooks using company profiles.
  2. Prepare financial reports, evaluate the results of a company's operations and communicate the results of reports to others.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of accrual basis accounting concepts and the accounting cycle by preparing journal entries, posting to T accounts, preparing an adjusted trial balance and preparing the four financial statements along with closing journal entries.
Required courses:
ACCT 100Accounting4
or ACCT 101 Financial Accounting
or ACCT 101H Financial Accounting - Honors
ACCT 115QuickBooks2
OFF 120Microsoft Excel3
Total Units9

1-Term Curriculum Map Example
This map represents one possible pathway through the program and is only for reference.

*It is highly recommended that you make an appointment to create a customized education plan that fits your needs.

Plan of Study Grid
Fall Term 1Units
BUS 130 Introduction to Business 3
ACCT 115 QuickBooks 2
ACCT 100
or Financial Accounting
or Financial Accounting - Honors
 Total Units9