Tech Prep Articulation

If you are taking a course that is articulated with Bakersfield College, you can earn BC Credit for work you complete at the Adult School.

 

To earn articulated credit you need to:

Earn a grade of A or B in an articulated course to be eligible for Bakersfield College credit for that course. (See course requirement)
Attend class regularly
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Adult School Course
Bakersfield College Course
Accounting Clerk 1, 2 and 3 –
9501, 9502, 9503 BSAD B53A – Intro to Accounting
Adobe Illustrator – 9878 ARTB20 – Digital Art 1 (Vector Art)
Adobe Photoshop – 9877 ARTB24 – Digital Art 2 (Raster Art)
Filing – 9604 (must earn an “A” in Filing) BSAD B287 – Filing
Keyboarding 1 – 9764 BSAD B252A & B – Computer Keyboarding part 1&2
Keyboarding 2 – 9765 BSAD B252C – Computer Keyboarding part 3
Machine Calculation – 9662 BSAD B264 – Ten-Key Proficiency
Medical Secretary/Medical Terminology – 9679 MEDS B60 – Medical Terminology
Microsoft Office – 9886
COMS B5 – Intro to Microsoft Office 2010
Nurse Assistant – 9682
MEDS B67/B67L – Basic Patient Skills
Accelerated Nurse Assistant – 9683 MEDS B69 – Nurse Assistant Simulated Office Development (SOD) – 9746
BSAD B88 – Office Procedures

Programs Offered
Quickbooks

QuickBooks is offered for students who have some experience with computers and accounting principles. It will provide the learner with the knowledge, skills, and background necessary to understand and use the QuickBooks program to assist in running the accounting end of a business. Students. Students exiting this course will obtain skills needed in the workforce with reference to employment in the accounting or office field.

Job Readiness

Job Readiness is an open entry course, enrollment is available every Monday. This course will prepare you for the world of work. In this course you will learn basic life skills, job search skills, you will learn how to explore different career options, create a resume, learn how to complete job applications correctly, and have a career portfolio for your job hunting process. You will use a workbook and the Internet to complete some of the exercises. This is a work at your own pace course.

Simulated Office Development

Simulated Office Development is open to students interested n a business career who have met the prerequisites of the class. Students will gain on the job training and experience in a business office environment. Students will carry out oral and written directions effectively, maintain effective work relationships, and work in a team environment. This course articulates with Bakersfield College.

Keyboarding I & II*

Keyboarding I

Keyboarding I is an open entry course, enrollment is available every Monday. In this course you will learn the alphabetic, numeric and symbol keys. You will learn to type sentences and paragraphs. In this course you will be introduced to word processing and creating business documents. This includes typing certification for 45+ net words per minute. This course is articulated with Bakersfield College. To earn 1 college unit you must earn an A or B in the class and you must also complete Keyboarding II. This is a work at your own pace course. Books are available for classroom use only.

Keyboarding II

Keyboarding II is an open entry course, enrollment is available every Monday. In this course you will learn to type and proofread business documents and reports, you will learn to create tables and you will learn different formats of creating business documents, for example block style letters, modified block style letters, MLA and APA reports, itineraries and many more documents using word processor. This course is also designed to build speed. This includes typing certification for 55+ net words per minute required for articulation. This course is articulated with Bakersfield College. To earn 1 college unit you must earn an A or B in the class and you must also complete Keyboarding I. This is a work at your own pace course. Books are available for classroom use only.

Accounting I, II & III*

Accounting I

This is an entry level course consisting of the study of accounting. This section includes simple debits and credits through the complete accounting cycle. This is the first in the series of Accounting Classes. It is expected the student will continue to complete all three Accounting components but completion of just Accounting I is also possible.

Accounting II

This class is next and includes:

  • Journalizing purchases
  • Cash payments
  • Sales & cash receipts
  • Posting to ledgers
  • Business transactions
  • Work sheets
  • Financial statements
  • Partnerships
  • Closing entries
  • Fiscal period work

Accounting III

This class is the last of the three Components. This class is more intense and covers:

  • Special Journals
  • Payroll Records
  • Payroll Accounting
  • Taxes
  • Business Transactions
  • Uncollected accounts receivable
  • Depreciation
  • Notes
  • Interest
  • Accrued items
  • Vouchers
  • Petty Cash
  • Inventory Systems

*Completion of all 3 courses required for Bakersfield College articulation.

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