Continuing Education

Sharon deFonteny

Sharon deFonteny

Sharon deFonteny has a degree in Business Education with a concentration in Accounting, and  spent many years in Corporate America working in Accounting and Finance.   For the past 5 years she has created and taught online Business courses for Bucks County Community College.  Her experience in business, as well as experience in teaching, has allowed her to help people understand the Accounting and Finance process. 

Courses Taught

Certificate in Accounting & Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making. The Certificate in Accounting and Finance for Non-Financial Managers explains the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and will provide practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and career.

First, get a foundation to understand the seven steps in the accounting cycle and use financial information in decision making. Come away with the knowledge to analyze resource allocation and evaluate financial performance.

Then find out what you need to know about cash.  Cash is the non-financial manager who really makes a difference in the day-to-day cash activities. Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success.

Finally, acquire advanced knowledge on the financial information that drives your organization. See how business reports are assessed and analyzed.  An understanding of this information will help you make smart decisions when it comes to budgeting, setting goals, and assessing performance within your own area of influence.

Certificate Outline

This course is offered in partnership with The Learning Resources Network (LERN), the world’s largest association in continuing education and lifelong learning.

0am–0am Feb 5Apr 27 (0 sessions) $495.00
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Due to a technical glitch, spring quarter is not publishing here. For that schedule, please visit: https://www.campusce.net/nscc/category/category.aspx

Entrepreneurship Finance Certificate - Online

Finance is a key to entrepreneurial success. A lack of financial knowledge about business and start-ups is also and one of the leading causes of failure for entrepreneurial ventures.

Gain a deeper knowledge of the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses. You will take back practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and entrepreneurial success.  And you will get an understanding of the seven steps in the accounting cycle and how to use financial information in decision making. You will come away with the knowledge to analyze resource allocation and evaluate financial performance.

Discover the keys to managing cash. D&B reports 90% of all small business failures are due to poor cash flow. As an entrepreneur, you will find out how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success.

Finally, you will explore potential debt and equity sources of funds to help support your entrepreneurial work and create a financially successful venture. Find out where business start-up money comes from, and ways to get it.

Upon successful completion of the Entrepreneurial Finance Certificate, you will have exponentially increased your knowledge about entrepreneurial finance, and how to maximize the chances of success and minimize the risks for your new venture.

Certificate Outline

Certificate includes:

Accounting and Finance for Non-Accounting Managers

Every successful person in the workplace utilizes financial information to aid effective decision making. Discover the financial concepts and accounting processes used in most businesses and learn practical techniques that will increase your effectiveness and your career. Get a foundation of understanding in the seven steps of the accounting cycle in order to use financial information in decision making. Come away with the knowledge to analyze resource allocation and evaluate financial performance.


Cash is King
Cash is arguably the most important factor in business success. D&B reports 90% of all small business failures are due to poor cash flow—more money gets paid out than collected. It is the non-financial manager who really makes a difference in the day-to-day cash activities. Discover how to maximize cash flow, learn the importance of cash and find out your role in cash flow success.

Funding Your Business

What does it take to have a financially feasible business? The short answer is money! But, where does this money come from? Explore your business’s financial feasibility in these areas: start-up or expansion, profits, and cash. Discover potential debt and equity sources for funds to help support these areas and create a financially successful venture.

This course is offered in partnership with The Learning Resources Network (LERN), the world’s largest association in continuing education and lifelong learning.

0am–0am Feb 5Apr 27 (0 sessions) $495.00
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Click to register or call 855-846-8252.
This class is already in session. Please call or email the Continuing Education office for possible late registration.
Due to a technical glitch, spring quarter is not publishing here. For that schedule, please visit: https://www.campusce.net/nscc/category/category.aspx