Successful completion of the Bookkeeping Program will provide the skills necessary for an entry-level job as a bookkeeper, accounting clerk or auditing clerk. Students will learn how to keep accurate accounting records for assets, liabilities, and equity, including revenues, expenses, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and payroll. They will be able to complete bank reconciliations, payroll tax reports, and simple federal and state income tax returns. A code of ethics will be stressed throughout the program. Students who successfully complete this program may continue their education by taking additional courses that lead to an Associate Degree in Bookkeeping or an Associate Degree Accounting.
Upon successful completion of this program, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of basic accounting procedures
- Analyze, process and prepare financial information within established protocols.
- Present and interpret financial information