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Our affordable online Computer Accounting course

Program under redevelopment – currently not taking enrollments

Have you always been a numbers person? Do you enjoy financial problem solving and balancing budgets? Accounting might be the perfect career path for you—and, these days, that means knowing the latest and most widely used accounting software inside and out.

Our online Computer Accounting course will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to use accounting programs to maintain financial records, handle payroll, and complete necessary transactions for businesses. With no prerequisites and the flexibility to learn at your own pace, you could graduate and start a successful career in accounting in as few as four months.

Online Computer Accounting Curriculum

Build basic accounting skills and learn more about the software accountants typically use through our self-paced Computer Accounting Program. Your classes include:

  • Accounting Essentials
  • Accounting Software Basics
  • Accounting Software: Statements, Inventory, and Payroll

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Learn about:

  • Our affordable tuition payment plan options.
  • How online education works.
  • How a degree in API Program Name can help you reach your goals.


What you get

  • Textbook: Core Concepts of Accounting
  • Textbook: Computerized Accounting with Sage 50
  • Sage 50 Premium Accounting – Student Version software
  • Binder™ mobile app for taking your learning materials on-the-go
  • Student Portal dashboard for instant access to lessons and support
  • Learning Resource Center online libraries and labs
  • ProQuest® digital access to thousands of sources for research
  • An active online community of fellow students, staff, and grads
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Job opportunities

Roles in computer accounting can vary. At a large corporation, positions could be more specialized, focusing on accounts payable or payroll, whereas a smaller business could require you to take care of all finance-related tasks. Since businesses of all sizes will always need professionals with math and computer skills, the U.S. Department of Labor estimates that over 1.7 million people will be employed in bookkeeping and entry-level accounting careers by 2026*.


Develop expertise that businesses of all sizes are looking for with our accounting software training.


Options for paying tuition are economical, straight-forward, and designed to fit your life.


There are no prerequisites to enrollment. Our curriculum is designed to cover basic skills and prepare you for the workforce.

Frequently asked questions

You may be taking your first steps into higher education. Or you may be considering online study for the first time. Whatever your situation, we're here to guide you through the process and answer any questions you have.

When you take the initiative to get accounting software training, it shows that you are self-motivated to become a professional in a growing field. Businesses of all kinds—from small private companies to large corporations in every industry sector—place a high value on computer accounting professionals to help them manage their business operations.

All graduates keep access to their accounts on the Ashworth College Central Network, an online toolkit that provides step-by-step guidance through resume templates, cover letters, thank you letters, and more. As a student, you will interact with the Ashworth College Central Network throughout your lessons to make you comfortable with the tools and prepare you to make a good impression on potential employers once you've graduated!

We allow you up to one year from the date of your enrollment to graduate from your accounting software training. A self-paced, flexible study schedule is one of the many advantages of pursuing your education at Ashworth College.

Related programs

In addition to our computerized accounting course, we have a number of other similar programs, including:

State requirements

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government, and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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