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

Student Testimonials

Depreciation helped [me] understand what my co-workers actually do and how to go about doing it. Before I had no idea what depreciation even meant. -- Heather Jackson

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