Professional Bookkeeper Certificate

This four-module, online program teaches the full-charge bookkeeping process - from beginning to end - for retail, wholesale, manufacturing, service and not-for-profit industries. Master the manual application of all accounting processes for small to mid-sized businesses and learn how to prepare books by hand in order to prepare for subsequent computerized accounting training. To help you launch your own business, the coursework includes training in starting and building a bookkeeping practice.


Those who complete this program with at least a 70% will receive a University of Utah Professional Bookkeeper Certificate and those who achieve a 90% on the final exam will also receive the designation of Professional Bookkeeper (PB) through Universal Accounting Center as well as will be registered with ICBUSA as a Student member until they pass the PB exam, at which time they achieve the “Member” designation. Students have 6 months to complete this course. Additionally, students can access the online manuals and videos at no additional cost for six months. This course does not qualify for U of U employee tuition reduction or Emeritus discount benefits.

Who Should Attend

Those looking to become a bookkeeping professional who specialize in small-to-midsized businesses or those interested in earning the credentials it takes to advance in your current career.

What You Will Learn

  • Fundamentals of the accounting and bookkeeping process
  • Practical small business applications
  • Setting up a complete bookkeeping system and managing clients
  • Successfully create a professional in-home, or office-based bookkeeping and accounting service


Computer requirements: It is required to have high speed internet connection, sound capabilities (speaker or headphones), valid email address, and either Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox which will require the Adobe Flash Plug-in.

Full Certificate Tuition $1,699.00   Register Now!

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