This course introduces students to a multi-module accounting software program designed for small to medium-size businesses. Students will use the software and their knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to create and maintain accounting records, including period end procedures and the creation of financial statements for sole proprietorships. Prerequisite: Accounting Basics 1 or equivalent. Textbook required.
Software Required: This course uses Sage 50 2018. Students will be instructed in the first week of the course on how to install a free student version of the software (obtained through purchase of correct textbook).
System Requirements: Processor operating at 1.0 GHz or higher (2.0 GHz recommended), 4GB of RAM (6 GB recommended), 2 GB hard disk space (additional 1GB needed for installation), Latest version of Internet Explorer, Microsoft supported version of Windows 7, Windows 8.1, or Windows 10 (with the latest updates from Microsoft), CD-ROM drive