GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

BOOKKEEPING

Students will learn to understand accounting terms and uses as they apply to business; knowledge of financial statements and their importance to a business, vendors, creditors, and customers; and set-up and process a company’s accounting information and Payroll System through the use of computers.
Students interested in pursuing a Bachelor's degree, should meet with an academic and/or transfer counselor to discuss transfer requirements.
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PREREQUISITE COURSES REQUIRED COURSES FOR CERTIFICATE UNITS


ACCTG 105 for ACCTG 106

ACCTG 101 or
ACCTG 105 and 106 or
ACCTG 110

Financial Accounting
Introductory Accounting I and II
Basic Accounting 

5 or
2.5+2.5 or
4

ACCTG 101 or 110

ACCTG 120

Computerized Accounting Systems

4

 

ACCTG 130

Payroll Accounting

3

 

BUSAD 101

Introduction to Business

3

CABOT 102

CABOT 105

Introduction to Office Correspondence

3

 

CABOT 106

Electronic Calculators 1

 

CABOT 110

Collegiate Business Mathematics

3

  Select 5 units from the following

 

ACCTG 101*

Financial Accounting

5

ACCTG 101 or 106 or equivalent

ACCTG 102

Managerial Accounting

5

ACCTG 101, 110, or equivalent

ACCTG 121

Advanced Computerized Accounting-Peachtree/Great Plains

1

 

ACCTG 150

Principles of Income Taxation

3

ACCTG 150 or equivalent

ACCTG 155

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) I

3

ACCTG 155 or equivalent

ACCTG 156

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) II

1

ACCTG 156 or equivalent

ACCTG 157

Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Leadership

1

ACCTG 150 or equivalent

ACCTG 160

Advanced Income Taxation

3

 

ACCTG 165

Tax Planning

2

ACCTG 101 or equivalent

ACCTG 180

Financial Analysis and Communications

2

CABOT 105 or eligibility for ENGL 101

BUSAD 106

Written Business Communications

3

 

BUSAD 110

Human Relations in Business

3

 

BUSAD 120

Business Law I

3

 

BUSAD 162

Principles of Marketing

3

 

CABOT 208

Windows Basics

1

CABOT 200 and 208 (may be taken concurrently), or equivalent CABOT 260 Beginning Microsoft Office Applications 4
CABOT 200 and 208 (may be taken concurrently), or equivalent CABOT 270 Microsoft Excel I 3
CABOT 270 or equivalent CABOT 271 Microsoft Excel II 3

 

CS/IS 100

Computer Concepts

3

 

CS/IS 101

Introduction to Computer and Information Systems

5

 

CS/IS 203

Command Line Operating System

1

Completion of 12 units with a 2.5 GPA or better and concurrent enrollment in 3 additional units

BUSAD 050

Internship (Accounting)

3

 

TOTAL UNITS REQUIRED 27-28
* If not used to fulfill core requirement
NOTE: ADDITIONAL COURSEWORK MIGHT BE REQUIRED IF PREREQUISITES ARE NOT MET.  SEE A COUNSELOR TO PREPARE A STUDENT EDUCATIONAL PLAN.
August 2013 GCC Catalog 2013-2014

Important Notice: In the event of a discrepancy between the information presented above and the online and/or print versions of the GCC Catalog, please contact a counselor or the office of Admissions and Records.

Bookkeeping (2011-12 catalog)
Bookkeeping (2009-10 catalog)