accounting clerk

Accounting Clerk

With Meditec's Accounting Clerk program, you will develop the skills necessary to succeed in an entry-level accounting position. We consult with industry experts to ensure you learn everything needed to excel in your chosen path.

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What is an accounting clerk?

An accounting clerk career is a good fit for those interested in recording numbers, analyzing data, implementing processes, following rules, and learning continuously. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, there were about 1.9 million accounting clerk in 2010 and about 25% only worked part-time. Accounting clerks are employed in various organizations, such as

  • Firms that provide accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services
  • Companies with a finance or accounting department
  • Federal, state, and local governments
  • Schools

Companies big and small need a dedicated accounting department to track its assets and liabilities, create financial statements, and record transactions. As the business world increasingly relies on computers, accounting clerks not only need traditional accounting skills, but savvy computer skills as well. With many accounting professionals retiring, it is no surprise that this career has strong growth potential in the coming years. Learn more about accounting clerk career outlook

Become an Accounting Clerk Online

With Meditec’s Accounting Clerk education program, you will develop the skills necessary to succeed in an entry-level accounting position. We consult with industry experts to ensure you learn everything needed to excel in your chosen path. Our online courses will teach you:

  • Corporate communication
  • QuickBooks
  • Accounting skills
  • Financial document creation
  • Microsoft Office programs
    • Excel
    • Word
    • PowerPoint
    • Outlook

The program takes about 6 months to complete, assuming you study approximately 10 hours a week. Once you pass all your courses, you will receive a certificate of completion and be ready to begin your career as an accounting clerk.

Accounting Clerk Courses

CourseClock Hours
Microsoft Excel 2007 – Level 125 HRS
Microsoft Excel 2007 – Level 225 HRS
Microsoft Outlook 2007 – Level 125 HRS
Microsoft Word 2007 – Level 120 HRS
Business Math25 HRS
Principles of Accounting I25 HRS
Principles of Accounting II25 HRS
Bookkeeping with QuickBooks30 HRS
Business Correspondence Level 125 HRS

 Total 225 HRS

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