Course Prerequisite: Business & Technology 1 and Algebra II
Degree of Difficulty: High
Students considering a business degree in college should enroll in this class. This course covers the complete accounting cycle for a sole proprietorship and corporation. Topics include: analyzing and recording business transactions, completing financial statements, cash control and banking activities, payroll accounting, liabilities, profit/loss and taxes. Business simulations provide real world opportunities for students to keep accounting records for each type of business through an entire accounting cycle.Membership in Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) is highly encouraged.
Accounting 2 (Cochise College Reverse Credit Course - BUS 201)
Requirements: 12th Grade
Year-Long Course: 1 Credit BHS - 3 Credits Cochise College
Course Prerequisite: Accounting 1
Degree of Difficulty: Very High
This Cochise College course is online in the computer lab at BHS with support given by the BHS accounting teacher. An introductory course in gathering, recording and using the financial data of a business: the accounting cycle, debits and credits, classification of accounts, recording of transactions and preparation of financial statements for single proprietorships, partnerships, and corporations. Students will also complete a final simulation. Students taking this course must be enrolled for reverse-credit course with Cochise College. Membership in Future Business Leaders of America is highly encouraged. Students may choose to complete this online college course by the end of the first semester or may continue to learn advanced accounting taught by the BHS accounting teacher in the spring semester.