In today's economy, bookkeepers need to have a competitive edge to enhance their standing and earning potential. The UCSC Extension certified 12-week Bookkeeper Program is endorsed by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers (AIPB). Our students receive preparation for three certification exams while completing personal-study workbooks outside of class. Come take the Certified Bookkeeper qualification examinations.

Ideal for:

•  Bookkeepers
•  Accounting clerks
•  Small business owners
•  Auditing clerks

Program Format

The 12-week course is offered at UC Santa Cruz Silicon Valley Campus once a year.

Credit Required

None. Consult with the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers for specific certification exam requirements.

Program Duration

12 weeks

Approximate Program Cost

$ 1,000

(Program costs are higher for F-1 students.)