- Accounting is the language of business and the basis for many business careers.
- Knowledge of accounting helps with budgeting and managing personal finances.
- Accounting gives the basic understanding of how any entity, whether a corporation, government, or a not-for-profit, operates.
- Accounting is the foundation for entrepreneurs, investors, managers, leaders and for everyone to better understand their own personal tax opportunities. Topics include the accounting cycle, accounting for assets, liabilities and equity, analyzing and interpreting financial statements, accounting for partnerships and not-for-profit organizations, special accounting systems such as departmental, branch, and manufacturing accounting, and accounting for business decision making.
**Earn College Credit** This class is transcripted through Western Technical College which means you will earn high school and college credit upon successful completion of this course. Please note that the college credit earned through WTC is transferable to other technical colleges in the Wisconsin Technical College System.
Length: (1) Trimester Block
Grade Level: 11, 12
Prerequisite: Accounting I
Cum Laude Points: 1.0
Career Cluster(s): Finance