Computerized Accounting Functions

Course Number: 
ACCT 176
Course Credits: 
Course Description: 
Introduction to computer applications in an accounting environment. Students will analyze transactions, enter data into a computerized accounting system and prepare various financial reports. Included are integrated general ledgers, accounts receivable and payable, depreciation, inventory and payroll systems. 5 lecture hours. Vocational program course. May be used as a general elective in the AA degree.
Course Prerequisites: 
Prerequisites: ACCT 113, or ACCT& 201; BTECH 102 or instructor permission
Course Outcomes: 

Students will learn to:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of QuickBooks including invoicing customers, receiving payments, paying bills, preparing credit memos, printing checks, and creating new accounts
  • Create and modify reports and utilize reports to double check work
  • To prepare end-of-the-period general journal entries, bank reconciliation, and financial statements