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QuickBooks Accounting I

Business, Management and Administration career cluster

Professional Development Course

Quick Course Facts

  • Number of courses: 1
  • Total hours: 20 hours
  • Length of program: 4 weeks (approximately)
  • Cost:
    • Instructor-led class: $135
    • Through Office Careers Program: $100
  • Financial aid: TPEG
  • Campus: Northeast
  • Types of instruction: classroom
  • CEUs: 2.0

Course Description

This course is an introduction to the accounting cycle in a computerized environment.

You will learn how to custom design your accounting system using QuickBooks software.

Topics covered include:

  • Setting up and recording transactions for small business
  • Program parameters
  • Maximum accounts
  • Company user-specified accounts
  • Department jobs
  • Number of open months
  • Maximum fiscal periods
  • Program control
  • Error handling
  • Automatic budget updates
  • Reversing entries
  • Recurring entries
  • Flexible month ends
  • User-specified growth rates

Textbook required.

Recommended Prerequisites

  • Beginning Windows
  • Beginning Bookkeeping

Credentials in Detail

After completing this course, you will receive a TCC Certificate of Completion for 2.0 CEU’s of work in Accounting and Bookkeeping skills. 

QuickBooks I may be taken through the Office Careers Program or as an instructor-led class. 

Credit for instructor-led courses is transferable to the Office Career Program–Accounting Technician Certificate or may be coupled with additional Accounting/Bookkeeping courses to earn an overall Accounting Certificate.

Course You Will Take

Check availability: Go to the Course Sections Offered by Term page and scroll down to Continuing Education Terms.

How to Apply

Register for the QuickBooks Accounting I course.



Northeast Campus

Community & Industry Education Services
Hank Johnson

Updated August 28, 2018