# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Accounting, Advanced Course Description

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Accounting, Advanced (6321/36 weeks) Course Description

Course Description

Course Code:6321
Duration:36 weeks
Suggested Grade Levels:11–12
Prerequisites:Accounting (6320/36 weeks)

Advanced Accounting students gain knowledge of advanced accounting principles, procedures, and techniques used to solve business problems and make financial decisions. Students work in a technology-integrated environment, using accounting and spreadsheet software to analyze, synthesize, evaluate, and interpret business financial data related to inventory, fixed assets, notes/accounts payable and receivable, implementation of a partnership and a corporation, and other specialized accounting systems. Using authentic workplace scenarios that reflect current industry trends and standards, students analyze financial data and acquire knowledge of business ethics.

Career Clusters and Pathways

For federal reporting (choose one)

  • Business Management and Administration
    • Business Information Management
  • Finance
    • Accounting
    • Banking Services
    • Business Finance
    • Securities and Investments
  • Government and Public Administration
    • Foreign Service
    • Governance
    • National Security
    • Planning
    • Public Management and Administration
    • Regulation
    • Revenue and Taxation
  • Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    • Engineering and Technology
    • Science and Mathematics
  • Transportation, Distribution and Logistics
    • Sales and Service

Available Credentials

Upon completion of the course


Concentration Sequences

A combination of the course above and those below, equivalent to two 36-week courses. Students wishing to complete a specialization may take additional courses appropriate to their career pathways.

Check the course description for any course listed below, because some may have a prerequisite.