Accounting Certificate Program

Accounting Certificate Program Chicago, ILOur Accounting Certificate program is designed to give students a basic knowledge of accounting techniques used in today’s business world.

The Accounting Certificate program is also a great preparation tool for those students wishing to further their education and obtain either an Associate and/or Bachelor Degree in Accounting.

Credits obtained by students while in the Accounting Certificate program may be transferable to two-year and/or four-year programs at other colleges and universities worldwide.

Accounting Certificate Program Goals and Outcomes

  • Learn the importance and application of basic accounting principles
  • Become knowledgeable in budgeting, payroll, cash flow, and federal regulations
  • Learn accounting software used in business today, including Excel and Quickbooks

Prepares you for an entry-level job working with banking, financial or payroll systems

Award Level Certificate
Program Length 8 months
Program Hours 32 semester credit hours

Employment opportunities

Bookkeeper Medical Billing Clerk
Accounting Clerk Payroll Specialist
Accounting Staff Cost Accountant
Sales Associate

Course outline is available here.

To enroll into the Accounting Certificate program students must meet the school requirements for admittance and also prove competency in mathematics.


Have questions or ready to get started? Call us at 847-324-5588 or request more information via e-mail.