Financial Accounting

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Cost $59
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$59

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StraighterLine online courses
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It's all about you, the student. It’s about providing you with a flexible and affordable college education. It’s about putting you on a straighter line to the exact same quality degree from a top online and accredited college, in the field and ultimately the career of your choice. Whether you are starting on the road to your degree, adding new skills to advance your career, coming back to college after life got in the way, or you just need a couple of courses to graduate, StraighterLine is here to help. StraighterLine was founded in 2009, by Burck Smith as a solution to the rising costs of college education. Burck set out to discover why prices for online courses were the same or higher than those of face-to-face courses. Using relationships with colleges, publishers and policy-makers forged in his 15 years of online higher education experience, Burck created Straighterline, as a way for students to get low-priced, high-quality college credit. To date, our students have transferred 26,000+ StraighterLine credits to America’s top universities for career-focused adults. This year, 10,000 students just like you will take StraighterLine courses before getting their degree and advancing their careers. With 50+ Partner colleges automatically accepting your credits when you enroll, at StraighterLine you never have to worry about credit transfers or course equivalency. Straighterline Memberships: $99 * Purchase unlimited courses for as low as $49 each and save on average $15,000 towards your degree * Membership cost stays the same no matter how many courses you take * Spend efficiently by only paying for your membership as long as you need it * Cancel at any time * Modest one-time per course enrollment fee * Fast-track online courses are self-paced so the savings are up to you * Courses typically take about a month to successfully complete*

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Course Description

Students in this financial accounting course explore basic accounting concepts and procedures and the interpretation of financial statements. The principles of accrual and deferral accounting are presented, including proper use of debits, credits, and fiscal year-end procedures. Students also examine merchandising transactions, inventory costing and valuation, cash management, and accounts receivable. The reporting of long-term assets, liabilities, and bonds are also discussed.

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Angela Deveaux

8/10 starsCompleted
1 year, 7 months ago
I thoroughly enjoyed this course. It was thought provoking, the questions were tricky but information/answers were well provided within the text and lectures.
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Hlengiwe Nsindane

10/10 starsCompleted
1 year, 8 months ago
This course was very helpful , it helped me do my bookkeeping job better and understanding accounting better. I will definitely refer more people to study this course. Thank you so much
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Socia Burin

8/10 starsCompleted
1 year, 9 months ago
This course was definitely helpful in covering the basics of this course and all the area that I needed to get ready for the exam. thank you very much and regards,
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8/10 starsCompleted
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1 year, 10 months ago
I believe that double entry could have been given over better. A lot of the explanation of double entry was only given in the last section and I believe that had I learned that when I was first introduced to double entry it could have gone much easier. But other then that it was very good and I got a good mark in the exam. So thank you very much and regards,
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Tasbiha Liaqat

8/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 1 month ago
This course was definitely helpful in covering the basics of this course but would be much better if there are more different types of practice questions and more exposure to important small points.
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Olena Gladchenko

10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 4 months ago
I have liked the course very much because information is given in a simple understandable way. The course content is well structured. I have experience in accounting but I think that passing the course is useful for me because it makes me more flexible in awareness of which way bookkeeping and accounting are operated in the world.
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Asim Shahzad

10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 4 months ago
I really appreciate this course it is very helpful also those students that they have any accounting background and English is not my first language also it was really help me because this course is in very simple and easy language (English) ultimately I very thanks to Edx, teachers and all the team. thanks once again.
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Oluwatosin Soetan

10/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 5 months ago
The course content was well detailed and it was self explanatory too. The instructors were there to help every step of the way as we had a lot of webinar live sessions that made it very easy for us students to air our views. It was worth the time, money and experience.
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Saqeeb Howlader

8/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 7 months ago
Very useful and cheaper than online lessons and similar in price to book only study with more structure. Ability to see feedback on questions immediately is incredibly handy.
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Shar Un

8/10 starsCompleted
2 years, 8 months ago
This course is very useful, easy to learn and the instructor answered all of my questions with well explained in the discussion board. Thank you so much for establish this online course...
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