Professional Bookkeeper with Quickbooks Certificate - Online

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This fully online, self-paced Professional Bookkeeper with QuickBooks Certificate program teaches fundamental bookkeeping skills and QuickBooks-Online accounting software.

  • This course prepares you to pass the Bookkeeper Certification exam through the National Bookkeepers Association (NBA).
  • This course prepares you to pass the QuickBooks-Online Certification exam through the National Bookkeepers Association (NBA).
  • Tuition includes text books and the cost of both certification exams.
  • Program Tuition includes the option of taking one of three, in-person classes in finance and accounting through Professional Education at no additional cost.

The program is meant to develop your understanding of bookkeeping and accounting, the basic bookkeeping functions, analyzing business transactions, the general journal and ledger, accounting adjustments, the monthly and annual closing process, and preparing financial statements.

We partner with Accounting Training Unlimited to deliver this high-quality, comprehensive curriculum.

Full Certificate Tuition $1,499.00   Register Now!



Certificate Length:   12 months to complete course and take the national exams.

  • Typically takes 13 weeks (once session per week) to complete
  • This course is self-study, self-paced course. Therefore, the actual length of the course is determined by the amount of time you dedicate to the course and your current understanding of bookkeeping accounting.

Format:   This course is fully online. You can enroll and begin anytime!

Program Tuition Details:   This program includes the option of taking one of three, in-person classes in finance and accounting through Professional Education.

Bookkeeper Certification

Program Overview

  • Provides bookkeeping and accounting education and helps candidates pass the Bookkeeper Certification exam.
  • Emphasizes on the significance of accounting as the true groundwork for the participants professional, educational, and business objectives. This program develops the participants understanding of bookkeeping and accounting, the basic bookkeeping functions, analyzing business transactions, the genera journal and ledgers, accounting adjustments, the monthly and annual closing process, and preparing financial statements.

Program Materials

  • Pre-assessment Test
  • On-demand Video Instruction
  • Textbook
  • Workbook and Study Guide
  • Exercises, Problems, and Practice Tests
  • Quizzes
  • Instructor Support
  • Post-assessment Test
  • Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
  • Bookkeeper Certification Exam

Topics

  1. Accounting: The Language of Business
  2. Analyzing Business Transactions
  3. Analyzing Business Transactions Using T Accounts
  4. The General Journal and the General Ledger
  5. Adjustments and the Worksheet
  6. Closing Entries and the Postclosing Trial Balance
  7. Accounting for Sales, Accounts Receivable, and Cash Receipts
  8. Accounting for Purchases, Accounts Payable, and Cash Payments
  9. Cash
  10. Payroll Computations, Records, and Payment
  11. Payroll Taxes, Deposits, and Reports
  12. Accruals, Deferrals, and the Worksheet
  13. Financial Statements and Closing Procedures

QuickBooks Online Certification

Program Overview

  • This program introduces you to QuickBooks Online edition; Intuit’s all-new internet-based accounting software program for small business. You will learn to use many of the features available in the Online version of QuickBooks.

Program Materials

  • QuickBooks Online Full Year License
  • Computer Accounting with QuickBooks Online textbook
  • Pre-assessment Test
  • On-demand Video Instruction
  • Quizzes
  • Exercises
  • Projects
  • Instructor Support
  • Post-assessment Test
  • Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
  • QuickBooks Online Certification Exam

Topics

  1. QuickBooks Online Navigation and Settings
  2. QBO Chart of Accounts
  3. QBO Transactions
  4. Banking
  5. Customers and Sales
  6. Vendors and Expenses
  7. Inventory
  8. Employees and Payroll
  9. QBO Adjustments
  10. QBO Reports

Cost: $1,499.

  • Tuition listed above is for the 2019-2020 academic year and subject to change without advance notice.
  • Financial aid is not available for this noncredit certificate. Students are encouraged to inquire with their employers to determine if tuition assistance is available.
  • Professional Education Tuition Installment Plan and other payment options can be found here Visit https://continue.utah.edu/proed/payment-options for more information.
  • This certificate is not eligible for the University of Utah employee tuition discount benefit.

Additional Costs

  • If you should need an extension, we a three-month extension at no cost. If longer than three months are needed, a one year extension may be purchased for $100.

Why choose the University of Utah?

We understand that you have a choice when it comes to taking professional development courses and we work hard to earn your trust with each and every class!

By selecting the University of Utah, you’ll enjoy the following benefits whether you’re coming to us as someone new to the job market, a career changer, a seasoned professional or a lifelong learner.

Resume Power - Benefit from the University of Utah reputation for credibility and quality. Choosing the University of Utah for your certificate program makes a clear statement about your commitment to excellence.

Programs that Fit Your Schedule – Most of our certificates offer convenient online or evening classes that offer a schedule that works around you. Go to class whenever and wherever you want.

Student Support – Count on the ongoing support of a dedicated student services staff that will assist you every step of the way.

Course Completion Requirements

  • Completion of all required modules, assignments, and passing of both national exams.
  • Receipt of an “S-Satisfactory” grade on all module quizzes and exams.

How is my accomplishment recognized?

  • A University of Utah Certificate is awarded upon satisfactory completion
  • The completed certificate will appear on University of Utah transcripts
  • Upon completion, you will also be awarded the Bookkeeper Certification and the QuickBooks Online Certification through the National Bookkeepers Association (NBA).

Can I apply these classes to a degree at the University of Utah?

This certificate is noncredit and cannot be applied to any for-credit degree.

Are these classes eligible for federal financial aid?

Students pursuing a certificate are considered "non-degree seeking," a status that is not eligible for federal student aid loan programs.

What does the cost include?

The cost includes the course instruction, textbooks and the cost of both certification exams.

What is the drop/refund policy on this program?

Students have up to 24 hours after logging into the program to request and qualify for a full refund.

To receive a full refund, students must return all class materials (textbooks) to Professional Education, in new condition, within 14 days of drop notification. $270 will be deducted from the refund should materials not be received within 14 days.

Professional Education / University of Utah

Baylee Jemison
Program Manager
Phone: 801-587-0139
E-mail: proed@continue.utah.edu
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