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Certified Bookkeeper

Collin College CE prepares aspiring professional Bookkeepers to become Certified Bookkeepers through the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB).  Once certified, you will have met the high national standard in advanced bookkeeping and be able to proudly list this certification after your name, on your resume, and business communications.

This course will benefit aspring and current Bookkeepers who desire the credentials and recognition only found through national certification.

Course Number Course Title Syllabus Schedule
ACNT 7040 Certified Bookkeeper . .

"The Certified Bookkeeper (CB) designation, awarded by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers, shows that people have the skills and knowledge needed to carry out all bookkeeping tasks, including overseeing payroll and balancing accounts, according to accepted accounting procedures."
From the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, March 2012

Certification Requirements

  1. Examination: Candidates must pass a 4-part national examination. Two exams occur in the classroom and two exams occur at a Prometric Test Center in the metroplex.
  2. Code of Ethics: applicants must sign the Code of Ethics. 
  3. Experience:  May be obtained after passing the examination with at least two years of full-time experience (3,000 hours), part-time, or freelance equivalent.