Business Education/Computer Classes

QuickBooks 1 (QuickBooks 2018)

Discover how to manage and maintain your business finances using QuickBooks, one of the most widely used accounting software systems today.  This course will focus on setting up the software, making purchases, paying bills, sales transactions, bank reconciliations, basic reports, and basic payroll setup. 

ACC 3150 03P QuickBooks 1
Dates: February 5 - March 5
Days/Times: Tuesdays, 6-9pm
Location: JCC Main Campus; Wilson C2021
Instructor: Julie Pettengill
Cost: $77 + estimated book cost of $50


QuickBooks 2 (QuickBooks 2018)

Already know the basics?  This second level course will help you build on your knowledge and learn more about the software.  This course will focus on payroll processing, tracking inventory, adjustments, year-end processing, customizing QuickBooks, and advanced reports. 

ACC 3150 04P QuickBooks 2
Dates: March 12 - April 16
Days/Times: Tuesdays, 6-9pm
Location: JCC Main Campus; Wilson C2021
Instructor:  Julie Pettengill
Cost: $77 + estimated book cost of $50


NC Local Government Finance

This course is an overview of the basics of local government finance in North Carolina from a very practical perspective. It is intended to meet the NC Department of State Treasurer standards for the core duties of finance operations in local government units. Topics include overview of local government finance and accounting, GS 159, the role of finance officer, pre-audit and budget processes.

ACC 3240 03U NC Local Government Finance
Dates: March 7 - May 30

Thursdays, 6-8pm (last class meeting on 5/23)

*This is a blended course. Participants will meet two hours per week and also be expected to complete an estimated two hours per week online. 48 hours total.


JCC Main Campus - Smithfield: Wilson C2004


Cost: $130 (no book cost)



Students must complete the JCC Continuing Education registration form (PDF)  prior to the class start date.

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Jennifer Servi-Roberts
Associate Vice President, Business and Applied Technologies
(919) 209-2041


More Information

For more class opportunities, visit our Business Technologies Department.