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Online Accounting School

Online Accounting School
Online Accounting School

The USCI online Accounting School offers 100% online classes that allow you to study any time, any place, on your phone.

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. 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.

No matter where you live or choose to go, there are always plenty of opportunities for professional Accounting Services Specialists. 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!

  • Work in any industry, even start your own business!
  • Accounting Services professional salary – up to $47,440 per year!*
  • U.S. Career Institute is proud to provide our Career Coach Program which gives you one-on-one access to a Career Advisor.

U.S. Career Institute School Benefits

Affordable monthly paymentAffordable

$69 monthly payments, 5 day risk-free preview and 100% money back commitment.

USCI On-Demand Learning On-demand Learning

100% online and self-paced. No set class schedules so you set the pace and study when you can 24/7.

Mobile Friendly Learning Materials Mobile-Friendly

Custom-designed, mobile-friendly student portal.

USCI has custom learning materials Real-world Skills

Focus on real-world skills that will help you gain the knowledge and skills you need for employment and to prepare for industry certifications.

USCI all-inclusive program All-inclusive Program

Your tuition includes access to instructors, learning materials and career support.

USCI all-inclusive program Proven Reputation

A+ BBB Rating, 40 Years in Business, 4.8 out of 5 TrustScore, DEAC Accredited, 97% of students would recommend us to a friend.

Accounting Training that fits your life

What You'll Learn In Your Online Accounting Services Course

Our online Accounting Services program prepares students for an entry-level position in an accounting department, accounting firm, tax preparation firm or payroll firm. You’ll progress step-by-step from the basics of bookkeeping into advanced training in accounting and professional accounting services.

Our online Accounting program covers many topics including:

  • 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, goals, and outcomes, please visit our Course Outline page. Accounting Outline

Judith Kaufman Instructor

Accounting Program Instructor/Course Expert

Judith Kaufman, B.S.

At U.S. Career Institute, our dedicated team of course experts, instructors and instructor assistants are committed to developing and delivering high-quality curriculum. Our qualified Accounting instructor Judith Kaufman is an accounting professional with more than two decades in the field. She earned her bachelor’s in accounting from Regis University. Her resume includes a decade as the CFO for a multi-national geospatial firm. Judith currently works as the Controller for a county government department of eight accountants. In her spare time, she is a published author/poet and a mother of three.

Accounting Services Specialist Career Outlook & Training That Fits Your Life



Number of Jobs

1.7 Million*

U.S. Career Institute’s online Accounting Services program will teach you everything you need to know to start working as an Accounting Services Specialist, no previous experience needed. 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.

For full career outlook please visit our career and certification page.

Accounting Outcomes

USCI Student Testimonial Quote

I earned my certificate in Accounting Services. The staff is friendly, and communicating with them is easy. The price is affordable, I don't have to go anywhere except make the time to sit in front of my computer and learn about the world of business!

Michael W.

Online Accounting Tuition and Financing

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.

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

Accounting FAQ's

Q. How can I become an Accountant?
A. Becoming an Accountant typically requires a HS diploma or equivalent and formal training through an accredited institution can also be helpful when seeking employment in this field, courses typically cover topics like accounts receivable, accounts payable, ledger forms, financial statements, taxes, and payroll processing.
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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 $47,440 per year.*
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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.

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*Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook on the internet at Accounting and Auditing Clerks (visited April 25, 2024). Statements found in the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook are not a guarantee of any post-graduation salary, in part because the data used to create the Occupational Outlook Handbook includes workers from differing educational backgrounds, levels of experience, and geographic areas of the country.