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Earn your HSED and 6 credits toward a degree in the Accounting Assistant or Accounting Associate Degree program at Southwest Tech!


Accounting 1, Part 1

10-101-101 • 2 Credits

Students obtain a basic understanding of accounting principles and procedures. Emphasis will be given to journals, ledgers, accounts, terms, and systems used by accounting personnel.


10-101-127 • 1 Credits

Students develop a basic understanding of a computerized accounting system while working with QuickBooks Pro accounting software. Students will set up service and merchandising businesses, record customer, vendor, inventory, general ledger, and payroll transactions, and generate financial reports.


Accounting 1, Part 2

10-101-102 • 2 Credits

Students will continue the study of introductory accounting. The area of accounting systems is studied, looking at more specific topics and how they relate to accounting principles.

Beginning Excel

10-103-106 • 1 Credits

This course is an introduction to Microsoft Excel. Students will learn the basic features to produce basic worksheets and charts. Other topic areas covered include formatting, formulas, built-in functions used to design functional worksheets to solve business problems.

HSED Coursework

Courses include Reasoning through Language Arts, Mathematical Reasoning, Social Studies, Science, Health, Civics, and Employability Skills.