Houston, Texas, Schools Offering QuickBooks Classes
Many individuals and businesses use QuickBooks software to manage earnings, expenditures and other financial data. Because this software is so commonly used, schools offer standalone QuickBooks classes through their professional development or continuing education departments. Training courses are designed and taught by Ed2Go, a company whose courses are hosted at a number of colleges and universities in the Houston area. Some schools offering these courses include:
- The University of Houston is situated less than two miles from downtown and offers Ed2Go courses through its Continuing Education department.
- Leisure Learning Unlimited, Inc also offers standalone QuickBooks classes and is located seven miles from downtown Houston.
- Houston Women's Business Center, located eight miles from downtown, hosts Ed2Go courses on its campus.
- Spring Branch Independent School District's department of continuing education teaches Ed2Go courses.
Courses at A Glance
Ed2Go teaches two courses related to Quickbooks. The following table details each of these courses and contains important facts and figures about them.
|Introduction to Quickbooks||Intermediate Quickbooks|
|Dates Offered (2016)||June 15, July 13, August 17, September 14||June 15, July 13, August 17, September 14|
|Course Length||6 weeks||6 Weeks|
Ed2Go offers hundreds of online courses designed to teach essential career skills. These courses are also available in-person and can be taken through the institute's network of over 2,000 university and college partners.
Introduction to QuickBooks Class
This class teaches students the basics of the QuickBooks accounting program. Students learn to generate lists and reports, create estimates, work with a general ledger account, track inventory and reconcile checking accounts. This class, which is available online, might be of use to individuals starting a business.
Intermediate QuickBooks Class
This QuickBooks class teaches students the advanced business features of QuickBooks, including setting up business applications, doing payroll, tracking inventory and understanding accounts payable and accounts receivable. The class gives students a mastery over the more advanced aspects of QuickBooks such as managing multiple companies' files and creating customer statements. Students are required to have either already completed the introductory course to Quickbooks or already have a familiarity with the program.