Dual Credit High School Academy

​CVTC and local high schools have partnered to offer high school students who are interested in accounting, an opportunity to earn college credit. Dual credit academies give high school students a chance to navigate their interests and career options to develop the most successful and individualized career path.

Students who successfully complete all three courses will earn their Technical Diploma while they are in high school.  Courses will be taught in the evening at CVTC Business Education Center and are also available online. Students can choose to attend face to face, online, or a combination of both, based on works best for their schedule.

When: January 21, 2019 - May 14, 2020.

Location: CVTC Chippewa Falls Campus and Online. Students may choose to attend face-to-face some days and work online on alternate days.

Spring Course Schedule & Dates: January 21 - May 14, 2020

Course TitleCourse Dates

Payroll Accounting

3 credits

January 19 - May 11, 2021 | Tuesday's 6-8 p.m.

Online or Eau Claire BEC

Intro to QuickBooks

2 credits

January 21 - May 13, 2021 | Thursday's | 6-8 p.m.

Online or Eau Claire BEC

Course Description

102-121 Payroll Accounting

The learner will make the necessary payroll calculations and record keeping, including social security taxes, income tax withholdings, and other deductions. They will also maintain employee earnings records, record journal entries and generate payroll reports. A comprehensive payroll project is required.

101-149 Intro to QuickBooks
This is a computerized accounting course where the student is expected to have a basic understanding of the accounting fundamentals to be applied to the QuickBooks bookkeeping system. The learner will post transactions within the system including receipting for cash sales and sales on account as well as purchasing on account and with cash. The learner will also perform the bank reconciliations and financial statement preparation with the QuickBooks system.

Just the Facts

Spring 2021
5 Credit High School Academy

Registration Status //

Academy Dates //
January 19 - May 13, 2021

Days of Week //

Times //
6 - 8 p.m.

Classroom Location //
CVTC Business Education Center

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Still have questions? Send Keith Stearns an email or call 715-831-7259 for more information.