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.

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.

Students who successfully complete all three courses will earn their Technical Diploma while they are in high school. Note: Accounting 1 is taken at your high school or through Start College Now.

When: June 8 - July 31, 2020

Location: Online or CVTC Business Education Center

Course TitleCourse Dates

Payroll Accounting

3 credits

June 8 - July 31, 2020 | Tue/Thurs | 9-11:30 a.m.

Online or Eau Claire BEC

Intro to QuickBooks

2 credits

June 8 - July 31, 2020 | Tues/Thurs | 12:30-3 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

Summer 2020
5 Credit High School Academy

Registration Status //

Academy Dates //
June 8 - July 31, 2020

Days of Week //

Times //
9-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-3pm

Classroom Location //
Online or CVTC Business Education Center

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