Business & Technology

Business and Technology Programs

Our business and technology program offers multiple certifications in the following areas, all of which can be completed in as little as few weeks.

  • Accounting Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant
  • Advanced Microsoft Office Specialist
  • Executive Administrative Assistant
  • General Office Support
  • Microsoft Office Business Suite
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting I
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting II
  • Bookkeeping/Accounting III

ACCOUNTING ASSISTANT-30 Weeks

Accounting I and II
Computer Concepts and Windows
Customer Relations, Communication and Career Strategies
English for the Workplace
Excel (Beginning through Advanced)
Keyboarding, 35 wpm
QuickBooks Pro Levels 1 and 2
Ten-Key, 200 spm
Word (Beginning and Intermediate)
Workplace Math

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT-25 Weeks

English for the Workplace
Computer Concepts and Windows
Customer Relations, Communication and Career Strategies
Excel (Beginning through Advanced)
Keyboarding, 40 wpm
Outlook
PowerPoint Level 1
Records Management
Word (Beginning and Intermediate)
Workplace Math

ADVANCED MICROSOFT OFFICE SPECIALIST-25 Weeks

Access (Beginning-Advanced)
Excel (Advanced)
Keyboarding, 40 wpm
Outlook
PowerPoint (Beginning through Advanced)
Word (Advanced)


GENERAL OFFICE SUPPORT-20 Weeks

Customer Relations, Communication and Career Strategies
English for the Workplace
Keyboarding, 35 wpm
MS Office Building a Foundation
Records Management
Workplace Math

MICROSOFT OFFICE BUSINESS SUITE-20 Weeks

Access (Beginning and Intermediate)
Computer Concepts and Windows
Excel Levels 1 and 2
Keyboarding, 35 wpm
Outlook
PowerPoint Level 1
Word Levels 1 and 2

EXECUTIVE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT-35 Weeks

Access (Beginning through Advanced)
Customer Relations, Communication and Career Strategies
English for the Workplace
Excel (Beginning through Advanced)
Keyboarding, 50 wpm
Outlook
PowerPoint (Beginning through Advanced)
Proofreading and Editing
QuickBooks Level 1
Records Management
Ten-Key 200 spm
Workplace Math
Word (Beginning through Advanced)


Bookkeeping

certificates


Bookkeeping/Accounting I

This course covers terms, concepts, and applications of a double-entry accounting system for a service
business. Students learn to deal effectively with the chart of accounts, assets, liabilities, and equity account,
as well as to apply basic rules of generally accepted accounting principles. Prerequisite: Business
Math class or equivalent experience. (12 students minimum requirement)

Bookkeeping/Accounting II

Continue learning about terms, concepts, and applications of a bookkeeping/accounting system for a corporation. Students learn to deal effectively with accounts receivable, accounts payable, payroll, and
dividends. Prerequisite: Accounting I or equivalent experience. (12 students minimum requirement)

Bookkeeping/Accounting III

Continue learning about terms, concepts, and applications of a bookkeeping/accounting system for a merchandising business organized as a corporation. Students learn to deal effectively with bad debt,
inventory, depreciation, and loans. Prerequisite: Accounting II or equivalent experience.


Keyboarding
Learn keyboarding basics on a computerized tutorial and progress to speed and accuracy drills. This class will help the student to achieve the proper techniques for keyboarding competency. 10-15 week class depending on the student.


Adult Education Office, call for Details 925-634-2565

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