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ACCT 110: Introduction to Accounting

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.

Basic theory of accounts. Principles of sole proprietorship, including concepts of how to keep manual or computerized financial records for small businesses.

ACCT 130: Payroll Accounting

Prerequisites: ACCT 110 or ACCT 230.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.

Study and application of payroll accounting concepts, procedures, and related internal controls. Specialized areas: Federal and state payroll taxes, withholdings, preparation and filing of governmental forms, record keeping systems and procedures.

ACCT 150: Introduction To Accounting Software And Systems

Prerequisites: ACCT 110 or ACCT 230.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

[image2] Review of computer application software programs used in financial and managerial accounting. Topics include implementing and using computerized accounting programs, spreadsheet software, and managerial systems relating to corporate culture and business ethics.

ACCT 160: Accounting With Quickbooks

Prerequisites: ACCT 110 or ACCT 230.
Skills Advisories: Proficiency in Math 95.

Review and application of accounting principles using QuickBooks computer software. Topics include setting up business books and working with inventory, accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, financial statements and reports.

ACCT 170: Accounting With MS Dynamics

Prerequisites: ACCT 110 or ACCT 230.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H and proficiency in MATH 1 or MATH 41.
Corequisites: COMP 170.

Introduction to Microsoft Dynamics, a computerized accounting application, widely used by small, medium and large-sized businesses and accounting firms. Topics include general ledger and payroll accounting, accounting applications for accounts receivable, accounts payable, fixed assets, inventory, payroll, income tax preparation, and financial statements.

ACCT 215: Fundamentals Of Income Tax

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.

[image3] Study and application of federal income tax law as it relates to individuals and small businesses (proprietorships). Partnerships, corporation and fiduciary tax principles. Differences between federal and state laws noted.

ACCT 230: Financial Accounting

Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.
Course Advisories: ACCT 110.

Application of financial accounting principles and procedures for corporations. Preparation, use and analysis of financial statements. Includes internal controls of an accounting system, accounting for cash, receivables, inventories, property and equipment, intangibles, investments, current and long-term liabilities, contributed capital and retained earnings.

ACCT 240: Managerial Accounting

Prerequisites: ACCT 230.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H and proficiency in MATH 4 or MATH 41.
Course Advisories: ACCT 110.

Study and application of managerial accounting concepts and procedures. Includes various costing systems, cost behavior analysis, cost-volume-profit analysis, budgeting, variance analysis, relevant costs, capital budgeting decisions.

ACCT 280: Accounting Ethics and Leadership

Prerequisites: ACCT 230.
Skills Advisories: Eligibility for ENG 110 or ENG 110H.

[image4] Regulatory review of accounting civil law, regulations, and standards specific to the practice of accounting in the state of California. Leadership skills needed to be leaders in the accounting community with a commitment to ethics, excellence, and best practices.

ACCT NC001: Setting up QuickBooks for Small Business

Accounting fundamentals - Learn the basics of small business bookkeeping using QuickBooks, financial reporting, and how to analyze and record financial transactions. Discuss accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll procedures, sales taxes and common banking activities.

ACCT NC002: Monthly Procedures using QuickBooks

Develop and apply monthly procedures used in accounting for small business. Continue to build small business accounting knowledge, gain practical experience working with day-to-day transactions. Reconcile balance sheet accounts and examine/audit income statement accounts on a monthly basis. Prepare adjusting journal entries. Prepare financial statements.

ACCT NC003: Year End Procedures

[image5]Develop and apply year-end procedures used in accounting for small business. Prepare closing journal entries for year-end. Prepare reports for tax accountant. Purge files and prepare for the new year.

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