Business & Computer Technology

Register today for our ONE-YEAR Business Program

ONE-YEAR is designed to introduce students to a broad knowledge of the functional aspects of a company and how they interconnect. Students will participate in [approximately] 60 hours of instruction over the course of one academic year. Subjects include Introduction to Business, Principles of Management, Introduction to Marketing, Technology for Business, and Basic Accounting and Finance. Courses can be taken individually or as a program.

To be put on our waitlist or for questions contact Jeannine at jeannine@acemv.org.


Introduction to Marketing

Instructor: Garrett Burt, Account Executive, Martha’s Vineyard   

Learn the structure and operating procedures of advertising; how advertising strategies are developed and executed. Understand when to use print ads, social media, and email marketing and how to make them most effective. This interactive course is well-suited for small business owners or for those with a general interest in marketing. Students will hear directly from professionals within the field and work on small marketing projects.

To be put on our waitlist or for questions contact Jeannine at jeannine@acemv.org.

6 Weeks, 1.5 hours per class/Total class hours: 9
Date TBD
MVRHS Room TBD
Fee: $180

Intro to Adobe Photoshop

Instructor: Dan Cooney, Illustrator, Artist, Author, Teacher, & Winner of Pulsar Entertainment’s Comic Creator Contest

This course is designed for students who have little to no experience with Photoshop on a PC or MAC. Learn how to use Photoshop to edit photos and design graphic formatted for web and print. In this class, you’ll learn all of the editing tools available in Photoshop and have a thorough understanding of how to use for fun or as a building block toward a career opportunity. 

Visit Dan Cooney Art to learn more about our instructor Dan Cooney.

3 Wednesdays, 6:00-8:00pm
March 28 | April 11, 25 – Please note slight change of dates
MVRHS Room 402 (Photography room)
Fee: $119

 By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.


Fundamentals of Financial Planning

Instructor: Stanley Starzell, Certified Financial Planner 

Aside from winning Megabucks, making the most of your IRA or savings account can be one of the best ways to help secure a comfortable retirement or college education for your children.  You’ll learn about the principles of financial planning and how to set goals & objectives stocks, EFTs, and mutual funds.  Mr. Starzell will also discuss taxes and retirement plans, IRAs, Roths, and pension plans.  In addition, the class will cover insurance and Wills & Estate planing. Beginners and experienced investors are welcome. 

5 Thursdays, 6:30-8:00pm 
March 8, 22, 29 | April 5 plus one private session 
MVRHS Room 101
Fee: $139
Note: Class will not be held on Thursday, March 15th. 

By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.


Excel I for Beginners, 10 things you absolutely need to know to get started

Instructor: Mark Friedman

This hands-on course gives you a solid understanding of Excel. Learn to navigate through a workbook, enter data, create basic formulas, explore formatting and understand printing functionality. Upon completion of the course you will be able to create and manipulate lists and budgets. Students should have some familiarity with Excel and be able to make and format simple spreadsheets.
Fall 2018|Call 508-693-9222 to be put on our waitlist.
Dates & Times: TBD
MVRHS Room: TBD
Fee: TBD

By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.


Excel II, Advanced training 

Instructor: Mark Friedman

Advance your understanding with Excel II. Explore how to create charts and learn to create mailing lists and labels. Review how to navigate through a workbook, enter data, create basic formulas, explore formatting and understand printing functionality. Upon completion of the course you will be able to create and manipulate lists and budgets.

Students should have some working knowledge of Excel and be able to make and format simple spreadsheets.

Spring 2019|Call 508-693-9222 to be put on our waitlist. 
Dates & Times: TBD
MVRHS Room: TBD
Fee: TBD
By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.

 


Bookkeeping Basics and Intro to PC Quickbooks (Entry-level course)

Instructor: TBD

This hands-on, entry-level course uses a sample company file created by Intuit.  Students will learn the difference between profit & loss statement vs. the balance sheet, how to set up new vendors accounts, how to set up checking accounts, and how to make deposits. In addition, students will learn how to enter checks, deposits, debit card transactions, credit cards activity, reconciling bank accounts, creating customer invoices and receiving payments, entering and paying vendor bills.

This class uses the PC version of Quickbooks.

Note: Students will be assigned a PC the first day of class and are asked not to bring personal or work computers to class. In addition, to gain the most from this course, students are strongly encouraged to attend all sessions. 

Fall 2018|Call 508-693-9222 to be put on our waitlist.
Dates & Times: TBD
MVRHS Room: TBD
Fee: TBD

 By submitting a payment through this site you agree to ACE MV’s TERMS OF REGISTRATION.