VOC: Accounting - Bookkeeping


The Bookkeeping Certificate provides the student with the basic skills and knowledge for entry-level positions within the clerical/accounting field. Common duties performed in this field are posting transactions to journals/ledgers, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory tracking/reporting, bank reconciliation, expense reporting and account analysis. The sequence can be completed in one year, and courses are offered Fall and Spring semesters.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Students will explain the concept of double-entry accounting within the categories of asset, liability, owner's equity, revenue and expense account.
  • Students will use computerized accounting software to process accounting transactions.
  • Students will analyze business transactions, and journalize and post transactions to ledger accounts.

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.

Required Coursework

Principles of Accounting - Financial
Bookkeeping - Accounting
Using Microcomputers in Financial Accounting
Microcomputers in Managerial Accounting
Business Mathematics
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