Get the Skills to Be an Accounting Support Office Specialist

An Accounting Support Office Specialist working at her desk.
Accounting Support Office Specialists help companies of any size with the administrative support needed for a smooth flowing business

Accounting Support Office Specialist Certificate Online or On Campus in as Little as 7 Months*!

Do you enjoy organizing, processing invoices and providing administrative support?  If the thought of working with a variety of people dedicated toward the same goal sounds exciting and challenging, then a career in Accounting Support could be a great career path for you.

Becoming a Qualified Accounting Support Office Specialist

Businesses of all shapes and sizes rely on strong bookkeeping and accounting support for their success. There is an old saying that your business is only as successful as your bookkeeping.  And it’s true!

The Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers’ Accounting Support Office Specialist Certificate Program provides the hands-on skills and training to help you begin a rewarding career in accounting support and bookkeeping.

You’ll learn:

  • Accounting level I and II
  • Introduction to Finance
  • Introduction to Sales
  • Basic and Advanced QuickBooks
  • Customer Service Fundamentals
  • Microsoft Office Proficiency in Word, Excel, Access, and PowerPoint

To become qualified in most business environments,  individuals need to possess both the confidence and competency in Microsoft and Accounting Software platforms to perform as a company asset.

“The best part about Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers is their training schedule. The hours are so flexible that you can do this and still have a life. I was able to go to school everyday, and still get home and manage to do what I normally do with my kids.”

Shannon, Sullivan & Cogliano Graduate

Flexible On Campus and Online Training

You can choose to study at  our two Miami campus (North Dade) or take advantage of our online training options, personalizing your schedule to fit your life. However you choose to study, our dedicated and friendly staff and instructors will be on hand to give you the support and encouragement you need.

Classes Start Daily

No wait lists or juggling schedules. Classes start every day and training schedules are personalized so you choose the right time to fit education into your life!

Affordable, Career-Focused Education

Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers provides students with the career-ready skills in preparation for job opportunities in any business environment.

Equipping our students with the skills they need for a competitive job market is how Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers got started over 20 years ago. We’ve helped thousands of students acquire the computer skills and job search confidence to improve their employment security.

Our programs are designed so you get the skills you need in less time by offering:

  • Career-focused education: You get the high-demand skills employers look for.
  • Flexible scheduling: Classes are personalized to fit your life. Certificate programs can be completed in less than a year, in normal time.
  • Financial aid to those who qualify: Our caring staff will enable you to take your time as you apply through the financial aid process. We’re here to make it easier.
  • Classes start daily: No wait lists or juggling schedules. Classes start every day and training schedules are personalized so you choose the right time to fit education into your life!
  • Placement assistance: We won’t stop helping until our graduates looking to work are working.

Curriculum Highlights

In the Accounting Support Office Specialist certificate program, you’ll master core software skills plus customer service and introduction to finance and more:

Accounting Course Curriculum

Course Level Code Credit
MS Windows Introduction WIN101 1
MS Word Basic WRD101 1
MS Word Intermediate WRD102 1
MS Excel Basic EXE101 1
MS Excel Intermediate EXE102 1
MS PowerPoint Basic POW101 1
MS Access Basic ACC101 1
MS Outlook Basic OUT101 1
QuickBooks Basic QBK103 3
Production Lab Lab PRO101 3
Accounting I Comprehensive ACT101 1
QuickBooks Advanced QBK104 3
Accounting II Comprehensive ACT102 3
Customer Service Fundamentals Fundamentals CSR100 3
Introduction to Finance Introduction FIN101 3
Introduction to Sales Introduction SLS101 3

Already have some educational background?  We also offer transfer credits for any course you may have already taken!  Talk to an admissions representative to learn more.

Career Opportunities

The Accounting Support Office Specialist Certificate Training Program prepares students for work in business, government, non-profit or educational settings.

Upon successful graduation students are prepared for positions such as:

  • Bookkeeper
  • Financial Aid Clerks
  • Auditing Clerks
  • Billers
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Accounting Clerks
  • Payroll Clerks
  • Financial Clerks
  • Administrative Assistants
  • Office Managers and more

Career Outlook Information

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, at Occupational Outlook Handbook below are the expected job growth rates by position through 2022. SCTC does not guarantee placement or placement wage to any student.

Bookkeeper 11% Payroll 12% Billing Clerk 18%
Financial Aid Clerk 11% Financial Clerk 11% Administrative Assistant 13%
Auditing Clerk 11% Accounting Clerk 11% Customer Service 13%

“Right now, it feels good to be in a job where I can use the things I learned. It’s hard to describe how stressful it was before this. No real skills meant that I just couldn’t find a good job. Thanks to Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers, I won’t have to worry about that anymore. I’m so thankful to everyone who helped me.”
– Kathleen, Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers Graduate

Is a Rewarding Career as an Accounting Support Office Specialist Right for You?  Get more info…

Are you ready to move ahead with your education and your career? Fill out the form to get more information and see if the Accounting Support Office Specialist Certificate Program at Sullivan and Cogliano Training Centers is right for you.

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* 7 month program length when completed in normal time