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ACC 252: Using QuickBooks(R) in ACC

ACC 252 provides “hands-on” approach to computerized accounting using QuickBooks?. This course applies previously acquired accounting skills and knowledge in a computerized environment to setup and maintain accounting records. Emphasis will be placed on the application of QuickBooks? to the accounting cycle. This course also presents the basic concepts of an accounting information system and methods to document such systems. The course content of ACC 252 prepares students for the QuickBooks? Certification Examination.
3.000 Credit hours
45.000 Lecture hours

Syllabus Available
Schedule Types: Lecture

Business Education Division
Business Department


Important Registration and Withdrawal Deadline Information

08/28/2018 Last day to register
08/31/2018 Last day to receive 100% tuition refund
09/11/2018 Last day to receive 50% tuition refund
09/11/2018 Last day to drop (No "W" on transcript)
10/29/2018 Last day to withdraw from class ("W" on transcript)



Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent enrollment in ACC 124 or credit or concurrent enrollment in ACC 125 or credit or concurrent enrollment in ACC 201; and credit or concurrent enrollment in ICS 100 or credit or concurrent enrollment in ICS 101 or consent of instructor.

Recommended Preparation: Credit or concurrent enrollment in SP 151 or credit or concurrent enrollment in SP 181 or credit or concurrent enrollment in SP 251.

Comment: A previous version of this course was formerly taught as ACC 150. ACC 252 is required by the Certificate of Competence, Payroll Preparer, the CA in Accounting and the AS in Accounting. Students are expected to provide their own USB flash drive with 8GB or higher capacity. The ACC 252 course uses Windows PC based QuickBooks Pro Accounting software, therefore Apple Macintosh users may have to purchase and install additional software to emulate Windows PC operations. A card containing an Access Code for download of a 140-day free trial version of the software is bundled with new textbooks. The textbook for this course should be purchased at the KapCC Bookstore, or inclusion of the Access Code should be confirmed with other textbook vendor BEFORE purchase. Please do not install free trial QuickBooks until the first week of class.

This ACC 252 class section (CRN 32041) is conducted online. Please check your email account regularly for course notifications and email the instructor as needed for additional information. Go to and take a quiz to help you decide if an online class is right for you. To take an online class, you need regular access to a recent model desktop or laptop and high-speed Internet. This class does NOT involve time-specific online meetings. This class does NOT require proctored exams. The AIS textbook used in this class will be used for ACC 251C as well. Textbook(s) for this course are available online.

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Course Details

Term: Fall 2018
CRN: 32041
Subject: Accounting (ACC)
Course Number: 252
Course Title: Using QuickBooks(R) in ACC
Instructional Method: Distance – Completely Online
Credits: 3
Grading Options: Standard Letter A-F, Credit/No Credit, or Audit
Instructor: Calvin Tan
Course Dates: 08/20-12/14
Meeting Times:
TBA TBA WWW 08/20-12/14

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