QuickBooks Certification

Bitterroot College QuickBooks Desktop Certification program is a Workforce Training program which does not require college admission.

The QuickBooks Desktop Certification Program prepares students to take the National Bookkeepers Association Uniform QuickBooks Certification Examination to obtain the National Bookkeepers Association QuickBooks Certification. The QuickBooks Desktop Certification validates your QuickBooks knowledge and demonstrates your QuickBooks skill to clients and employers. Individuals who hold the National Bookkeepers Association (NBA) QuickBooks Desktop Certification may communicate to employers they possess QuickBooks Desktop Certification and distinguish themselves and build credibility by having authorized use of the QuickBooks Desktop Certification certificate and logo. Program covers: introducing QuickBooks, managing expenses, sales and income, customer transactions and reports, bank reconciliation and bank transactions, reports, customizing QuickBooks, tracking inventory, billable time and costs, payroll setup, payroll processing, adjustments and year-end procedures, and setting up a company file.

Bitterroot College QuickBooks Desktop Certification program provides 28 hours of classroom instruction.

Application, Cost, Dates, and Deadlines

Next Program Offering

  • Application/Fee Deadline: Thursday, January 31, 2019
  • Program Dates: February 4 - April 1, 2019
  • Program Fee: $1500 (see Program Information for fee assistance options)

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Employment Outlook

Bookkeeping jobs are predicted to decline nationally by 8% between 2014 and 2024, however bookkeeping is projected as a high-demand occupation in Montana between 2015 and 2025. The median national annual salary for Bookkeepers is $38,390; in Montana, the average annual salary is $34,390. For more employment information, visit the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook and the Montana Job Projections 2015-2025.

Meri Telin
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