Class Overview

Applied Accounting - Level 2 | Seattle Central College - Continuing EducationIn this continuation of Applied Accounting – Level 1, you will learn how to use a computerized accounting system to do the following:

  • Complex business situations in a corporate setting
  • Focusing on plant and equipment
  • Depreciation
  • Short- and long-term liabilities
  • Formation of partnerships and corporations bond financing
  • Cash flows and present value concepts in accordance with GAAP
  • Financial statement analysis with ratio and trend analysis
  • Internal audits and budgets

This is a Hybrid course, which means it’s comprised of a blend of on campus sessions and online learning.

Learning Outcomes

  • Describe depreciation methods, fixed asset needs in a corporate setting
  • Manage the short and long term liabilities of a partnership or corporation
  • Compare the various financing options, equity vs. debt
  • Conduct financial statement analysis, including ratio and trend analysis
  • Complete a Master Budget
  • Implement Internal Audit procedures to maintain accurate accounting data
  • This is the second class in our Small Business Accounting Certificate class; upon completion of the certificate program, you’ll be prepared to take the Certified Bookkeeper exam

Who Should Take this Class?

  • Students who have completed Applied Accounting – Level 1
  • Small business owners that are interested in improving their knowledge of basic accounting
  • Professionals seeking entry-level bookkeeping or accounting positions in a small business or for an entrepreneur

Session Details

  • Instructor: Staff, Seattle Central
  • When: 11 Thursdays | 4/6/17 - 6/15/17 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 55
  • Where: Broadway Edison Bldg - Room 3167 | 1701 Broadway, Seattle WA 98122
  • Fee: $713 | Note: Introductory pricing of $423 is available to all students who enroll in the Small Business Certificate Program beginning in Winter 2017.
  • Additional Notes: Additional hybrid course fees required. Computer lab fee is included in tuition. This is part of our Small Business Accounting Certificate. It's available through Continuing Education as a non-credit certificate program, or as part of Seattle Central's Business Technology Management program.