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Online Accounting School

If you are looking for a secure career with a good, steady income, then there's no need to look any further. This Online Accounting School Certificate Course in Accounting Services offers you exactly what you need. In the U.S., almost 2 million people work in Accounting and Bookkeeping!


Why Choose Accounting Services?

Today's professional Accounting Services Specialist career offers you the benefits of security, prestige, advancement and a good, steady income. It's one of the few careers that gives you the opportunity to work in many different kinds of businesses and industries.

You can work in many interesting and exciting places: the entertainment, fashion and advertising industries, or for lawyers, doctors, business executives or politicians. Maybe you'd enjoy working in the travel and hospitality industry. You might work for businesses and corporations of all kinds: stockbrokers, banks, retail stores, airlines, insurance companies, accounting firms, realtors, the list goes on and on! No other single career offers so many choices. No matter where you live or choose to go, there are always plenty of opportunities for professional Accounting Services Specialists.

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As a skilled and competent Accounting Services Specialist, you'll always be in demand because you're the one who records every financial transaction. And it's so easy once you know the fundamentals. Accounting is logical and simple to learn, and our clear, concise, step-by-step methods make it easier than you ever thought possible!


Want a competitive edge? Take a look at our Accounting Degree Program with low monthly payments of just $139!






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How to Become an Accounting Specialist

Step 1:
Earn Your HS Diploma or Equivalent

Step 2:
Get Formal Training through an Accredited Institution
While formal training is not always required, it can be helpful in seeking employment in this field. Accounting Specialist programs are usually available at the certificate and associate degree levels, with online and on-campus options available. Courses typically cover topics like accounts receivable, accounts payable, ledger forms, financial statements, taxes, and payroll processing.

Step 3:
Start Working
Many employers will offer on-the job training, however the employee must prove mastery of nationally-recognized accounting standards.


What You'll Learn In Your Online Accounting Services Course

Our online Accounting Services program is now available with Electronic or Hard Copy Lesson Books! Click here for more information.

  • Accounting Services Explanations and Equations
  • The Accounting Cycle
  • The Journal, Entry Systems and The Ledger
  • Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable
  • Financial Statements and Specialized Journals
  • Depreciation, Merchandising and Sales Tax
  • Closing the Books, Banking and Payroll Records
  • Computerized Accounting Services
  • Tax Preparation, Discounts, Reversing Entries

For the full Accounting Services course outline, please visit our Course Outline page.


Accounting Services Specialist Training That Fits Your Life

In as little as four months you can be ready to start making $40,240 a year* as an Accounting Services Specialist. And our self-paced online accounting training means you can study anytime, anywhere. With this online accounting services specialist certificate course, there are no in-person accounting classes to attend and no schedules to keep. Our Accounting Services program will teach you everything you need to know to start working as an Accounting Services Specialist, no previous experience needed.

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Accounting Services Specialist Tuition and Financing

We strive to ensure our online accounting certificate school is both flexible and affordable. This is why we offer low, monthly payment options for every student. We are committed to providing you with a high-quality education at an affordable price. Make an investment in yourself today!

For more information, please visit our Tuition and Financing page.

Join the thousands who have trained with U.S. Career Institute. Get started on your online accounting services specialist program today and be ready to work in as little as four months!

Content updated by: Leslie Ballentine


Accounting FAQ's

Q. What does an Accountant do?
A. Accountants are responsible for creating and managing ledgers and reports that detail a business’s varied expenses. They can work for accounting firms or for accounting departments in larger companies.
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Q. Do I need to get Certified as an Accountant?
A. Though some employers may require certification, it is not generally required to work as an entry-level Accountant. Certification is not available with this program.
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Q. How are the Bookkeeping and Accounting Courses different?
A. The Accounting Services Course includes, in addition to all content of the Bookkeeping Course, additional education on tax and payroll processing. Due to this overlap, students cannot take both courses, and are encouraged to compare and decide between the two.
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Q. What is the salary for an Accounting Services Specialist?
A. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks have a median salary of $40,240 per year*. Job growth is projected to increase much faster than average in the next several years.
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Q. How much does an Accounting Services Specialist Course cost?
A. Tuition for this program is $979 total when you pay in full. Payment plans are also available.
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Q. Is this Accounting Services Specialist Program accredited?
A. U.S. Career Institute is Accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency.
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Q. Where Can I Work as an Accounting Services Specialist?
A. Accountants can be found working for businesses and corporations of all kinds: stockbrokers, banks, retail stores, airlines, insurance companies, accounting firms, realtors, as well as many interesting and exciting places: the entertainment, fashion and advertising industries, or for lawyers, doctors, business executives or politicians.
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Q. What skills will I learn in this Accounting Services program?
A. Skills covered in the Accounting Services Program include Accounting Services Explanations and Equations, The Accounting Cycle, The Journal, Entry Systems and The Ledger, Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable, Financial Statements and Specialized Journals, Depreciation, Merchandising and Sales Tax, Closing the Books, Banking and Payroll Records, Computerized Accounting Services, Tax Preparation, Discounts, Reversing Entries Issues, And Much More!
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People Also Ask

How much does online Accounting Services school cost?
While our online Accounting school is not free, we strive to offer low cost tuition and offer monthly payment plans. In fact, our tuition and monthly payment plans are so low that we do not offer federal financial aid or loans.

How long does online Accounting school take?
When you enroll in our self-paced Accounting Services program, you choose how much you study each week. If you want to learn to become an Accounting Services Specialist, you can do it in as little as 4 months. On average, our online Accounting Services school program is completed in 9 months.

Is this the best online Accounting school?
We firmly believe that USCI is the top online Accounting Services school in the nation. Our curriculum is laid out in easy to learn step-by-step lessons.

Is there a U.S. Career Institute Accounting school near me?
Our online Accounting school delivers its curriculum on the internet. Where could be closer than your own home? The convenience of online classes makes it easier for our students to fit their studies into their busy lives.

Content updated by: Leslie Ballentine

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*With experience, all wage data is based on figures from the U.S Dept. of Labor's BLS website, professional associations and/or 3rd party resources website. Figures for this occupation were obtained at http://www.bls.gov/oes/current/oes433031.htm. [June 4, 2019]. For more information, click here.