High-speed Internet is recommended. You will need access to Microsoft Word and Excel to complete the assignments. This program is compatible with Windows XP, Vista, and later operating systems, and with Internet Explorer 7 and later versions.
ed2go provides the required textbook, Bookkeeping Made Simple. You do need QuickBooks 2010 software to take this course, and you'll need to have this installed on your computer prior to taking this program.
The bookkeeping portion of this course can be taken on either a PC or a Mac. Adobe Flash Player and Adobe Acrobat Reader are required for this course.
- For Windows Vista or Windows 7: Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon® dual-core processor, 3.0 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology; for Windows XP: Intel Pentium 4 or AMD Athlon dual-core processor, 1.6 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology
- 2 GB RAM
- 1.8 GB free disk space for installation
- 1,280 x 1,024 true color video display adapter 128 MB or greater, Microsoft® Direct3D®-capable workstation-class graphics card
- 1,024 x 768 display resolution with true color
This program is designed to prepare you for an entry-level position as a full-charge bookkeeper. You do not need any prior experience or training in this field. You should have an Internet connection and e-mailing capabilities and be familiar with using the Internet. You'll also need to have QuickBooks 2010 installed on your computer in order to complete the QuickBooks portion of the program.