Accounting and Quickbooks Certificate

Accounting and Quickbooks Certificate 2017-12-14T13:13:46+00:00

Learn the basics of accounting fundamentals and QuickBooks desktop or online versions. Take the three desktop option courses (21 hours) or the two online option courses (15 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              6 hours
Learn fundamental accounting procedures that complement QuickBooks for Small Businesses. Master concepts needed for bookkeeping and learn accounting terminology used to operate financial software.
Course fee: $129
CRN 60008        Mon & Thu, Jan 29 & Feb 1    6 – 9pm
CRN 60012        Wed & Thu, *Mar 14 & 15    6 – 9pm*
(*Please note: March dates changed to 3/14 & 3/15/18)

CRN 60015        Mon & Thu, Apr 16 & 19    6 – 9pm

Part II: QuickBooks Set-Up for Small Businesses – Desktop Option         SB204              6 hours
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.
Prerequisite: Accounting Fundamentals or a good working knowledge of accounting principles.
Course fee: $129
CRN 60009        Mon & Thu, Feb 5 & 8    6 – 9pm
CRN 60013        Mon & Tue, Mar 19 & 20    6 – 9pm
CRN 60016        Mon & Thu, Apr 23 & 26    6 – 9pm

Part III: QuickBooks Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable – Desktop Option         SB205  9 hours
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.
Prerequisite: QuickBooks for Small Businesses and a good working knowledge of accounting principles.
Course fee: $169
CRN 60018        Tue & Thu, Feb 13, 15 & 20    6 – 9pm
CRN 60019        Thu & Tue, Mar 22, 27 & 29    6 – 9pm
CRN 60020        Tue & Thu, May 1, 3 & 8    6 – 9pm

Part II and III: QuickBooks Set up and A/R and A/P – Online Option          SB281              9 hours
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.
Prerequisite: Accounting Fundamentals and a good working knowledge of accounting principles.
Course fee: $169
CRN 60010        Mon/Tue/Thu, Feb 26, 27 & Mar 1    6 – 9pm
CRN 60014        Mon/Tue/Thu, Apr 9, 10 & 12    6 – 9pm
CRN 60017        Mon/Tue/Thu, May 7, 8 & 10    6 – 9pm

QuickBooks Model Office – Desktop Option Only           SB278              6 hours
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.
Registration is required.
Course fee: Free
Tue & Thu, Apr 3 & 5    6 – 9pm
Tue & Thu, May 15 & 17    6 – 9pm

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.