Learn the basics of accounting fundamentals and apply them to QuickBooks. Take the three courses (21 hours) in sequence to earn a certificate or take each individually to acquire course-specific skills.

Part I: Accounting Fundamentals – Both Desktop and Online Options    SB211
Learn fundamental accounting procedures that complement QuickBooks for Small Businesses. Master concepts needed for bookkeeping and learn accounting terminology used to operate financial software. (6 hours)
Course fee: $129
CRN 60002    Tue/Thu    Jan 17 & 19        6 – 9 pm
CRN 60006    Mon/Tue    Feb 20 & 21      6 – 9 pm
CRN 60010    Mon/Thu    Mar 27 & 30      6 – 9 pm
CRN 60025    Mon/Thu    Apr 24 & 27      6 – 9 pm

Part II: QuickBooks Set Up for Small Businesses – Desktop Option    SB204
Learn how QuickBooks can simplify the accounting process for a small business. Set up a business, record transactions, understand the reports generated from QuickBooks and the components of financial statements. (6 hours)
Prerequisite: Accounting Fundamentals or a good working knowledge of accounting principles.
Course fee: $129
CRN 60003    Mon/Tue    Jan 23 & 24    6  – 9 pm
CRN 60007    Mon/Tue    Feb 27 & 28    6 – 9 pm
CRN 60011    Mon/Thu    Apr 3 & 6         6 – 9 pm
CRN 60026    Mon/Wed   May 1 & 3       6 – 9 pm

Part III: QuickBooks Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable – Desktop Option    SB205
In a simulated real business environment learn how to manage both the Customers/Sales and Vendors/Expenses capabilities in QuickBooks. Perform and practice Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable transactions and reporting. (9 hours)
Prerequisite: QuickBooks for Small Businesses and a good working knowledge of accounting principles.
Course fee: $169
CRN 60004    Tue/Thu/Tue    Jan 31, Feb 2 & 7   6 – 9 pm
CRN 60008    Tue/Thu/Tue    Mar 7, 9 & 14         6 – 9 pm
CRN 60024    Tue/Thu/Tue    Apr 11, 13 & 18      6 – 9 pm
CRN 60027    Tue/Thu/Tue    May 9, 11 & 16       6 – 9 pm

Part II and III: QuickBooks Set up and A/R and A/P – Online Option    SB281
In a simulated real business environment learn how to manage both the Customers/Sales and Vendors/Expenses capabilities in QuickBooks. Perform and practice Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable transactions and reporting. (9 hours)
Prerequisite: Accounting Fundamentals or a good working knowledge of accounting principles.
Course fee: $169
CRN 60030    Mon/Tue/Thu    Feb 13, 14 &16       6 – 9 pm
CRN 60031    Mon/Wed/Thu    May 22, 24 & 25    6 – 9 pm

QuickBooks Model Office – Desktop Option Only    SB278
Attendees will create a model office company, post a large number of accounts payable and accounts receivable transactions and reconcile their entries to the company’s profit and loss report. Prerequisite: Must have received the Accounting and QuickBooks Certificate. Seating is limited. To register, send an email to sbdc@raritanval.edu and provide us with your name, address, telephone number and desired class or call the SBDC at 908-526-1200 x8516. (6 hours)
Registration is required.
Course fee: Free
Thu          Feb 23 & Mar 2        6 – 9 pm
Tue/Thu    Mar 21 & 23            6 – 9 pm
Tue          Apr 25 & May 2        6 – 9 pm
Thu/Tue    May 18 & 23            6 – 9 pm

Use our Business Course Registration Form to register for any of our small business classes.

If you have any questions, review our FAQs or contact our office at sbdc@raritanval.edu or (908) 526-1200 x8516.