ACCT 272 QuickBooks Certification • 2 Cr.


This course is designed to prepare students for the QuickBooks User Certification Exam. The course will cover new features in the current release of QuickBooks Premier as well as provide a review of the overall program features. The certification exam will be taken in the last week of the quarter. Prerequisite: ACCT 172 with a C or better, or entry code.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Analyze and record financial transactions using accounting software
  • Prepare the payroll for a service or a merchandising business
  • Prepare revenue and payroll tax forms for state or federal government
  • Prepare end-of-period transactions
  • Create, print, and analyze financial statements and reports using accounting software
  • Analyze the effects of transactions on the fundamental accounting equation Complete a computerized recordkeeping system of accounting
  • Complete a standardized certification exam
  • Discuss the use and application of ethics in computerized financial accounting
  • Complete the QuickBooks User Certification Exam