Accounting - Bookkeeping

Business Division
Certificate E0504

The Accounting - Bookkeeping Certificate provides basic accounting skills and knowledge, preparing the student for entry-level positions as an accounting clerk in areas such as bookkeeping, accounts receivable, accounts payable, inventory tracing/reporting, bank reconciliation, expense reporting, and account analysis.

Required Courses

Course Prefix Course Name Units
BUSA 7Principles of Accounting - Financial5
or BUSA 72 Bookkeeping - Accounting
BUSA 75Using Microcomputers in Financial Accounting1
BUSA 76Using Microcomputers in Managerial Accounting1-3
or BUSA 68 Business Mathematics
Total Units7-9

Program Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this program, a student will be able to:

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

    Review Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for this program.
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