Accounting Essentials

Accounting Essentials

Start your accounting education with our Sonoma County accounting program!

Bookkeeping classes in Santa Rosa, California

Emie Chan, Office Manager of Jordan & Associates, with three of her Empire accounting graduate hires: Denise Vranesevich, Steve Jones, and Nora Gonzales.

 
 

Are you looking for bookkeeping classes in Northern California? Through our accounting essentials program, you can learn fundamental accounting skills, word and data processing, and office procedures as a student at Empire College. Graduates of Empire College's accounting program should be prepared to assume a wide range of bookkeeping and assistant accounting responsibilities including payroll, general ledger, payables and receivables.

Objective: Our short-term bookkeeping certification training in California is designed to prepare graduates for employment as accounting or bookkeeping assistants, account clerks, payroll clerks, accounts receivable/accounts payable clerks or data entry clerks. Empire College graduates have a variety of accounting, computer and general office skills to meet the needs of employers in Sonoma County and beyond.

Courses prepare students for bookkeeping and payroll certifications through the National Bookkeepers Association, as well as the IRS VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) certification in income tax preparation. If you’re looking for a quality assistant accounting course in California, consider choosing Empire College.

Program Length: 4 quarters
Diploma awarded upon successful completion of all graduation requirements. 

The following courses are included in this program:

  • Accounting Theory
  • Business and Financial Math
  • Business English and Correspondence
  • Information Literacy
  • Career Transitions
  • A wide variety of Internet and computer courses
  • And many more!

Click here to view a course outline of the Accounting Essentials program.

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