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Online Accounting Courses at MCI Institute


Are you looking to upskill in accounting and discover new employment opportunities? Or do you want to kickstart your accounting career? Whatever your goals, MCI Institute's online accounting courses will equip you with the accounting skills and qualifications you need to get there.

See what you're capable of as an accounting professional - explore our online courses today.

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FNSSS00014 Accounting Principles Skill Set

The following pathways are available after completing this course: Partial credit transfer towards the Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping | Meets the entry requirement for the Diploma of Accounting.

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FNS40222 Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping

Kick start your career in accounting, formalise your current skill set or start on a path towards university, by learning the principles of accounting and the practical skills to apply them to daily work.

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Why study online accounting courses?

If you have the relevant qualifications, a career in accounting can be a solid and profitable choice. MCI Institute offers a range of nationally recognised, accredited accounting courses, including courses and pathways to suit both your needs and career goals. We have partnered with several reputable and established industry associations to ensure our students learn from the best minds in the sector.

Whether you're already established or just beginning in accounting, our online accounting courses can help you gain the industry-specific skills that will get take your career to the next level.


What are the other benefits of accounting?

Why study online accounting courses
  1. Always in demand. Accountants are needed at all times, whether it be during a period of business growth, or a time when organisations are cutting costs and trying to run more effectively. Accounting offers countless opportunities and job stability.
  2. Easy and flexible. Learn at a pace and in a place that is convenient for you.
  3. It's global. Accounting skills can be easily transferred in a global context, wherever you may find yourself in your career.

What you'll learn

We offer two engaging and comprehensive online accounting courses to advance your accounting career. All are nationally recognised and accredited.

Accounting Principles Skill Set
This short course provides you with the accounting fundamentals you need to kickstart your career. Learn to extract interim reports, process financial transactions, maintain payroll systems and more. Use it for entry into a Diploma of Accounting or as credit transfer to a Certificate IV.
Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping
A course that provides a career entry point into financial services. Learn manual and computerised accounting systems, prepare financial statements and reports, understand financial forecasts and projections, and so much more.
Online Accounting Courses - Career in Accounting

Career in Accounting

Depending on the online accounting course you take, you'll have a wide range of options to take your accounting career.

  • Accounts Assistant
  • Accounts Payable Clerk
  • Accounts Receivable Clerk
  • Bookkeeper
  • Payroll Clerk
  • Senior Financial Clerk
  • Office Manager


How long are online accounting courses at MCI Institute?
Our courses run for a 12-month duration.
Are there any prerequisites needed to take MCI online courses?
You may require some prerequisites depending on the level of study you wish to take. Read more in the course guide on your selected online course page.
How do I enrol?

Enrolling is simple! Access the enrol page by clicking here, fill out your details, select a payment option and you're on your way. 

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Why MCI Institute

  • High Satisfaction Rates: 92.4% recommending us*. MCI significantly surpasses the average satisfaction scores for all VET providers in Australia.

  • 100% Online Learning: Study anytime, anywhere, with continuous support.
  • Access to Expert Mentors: Skilled mentors are available for guidance and support.
  • User-Friendly Materials: Our learning resources are straightforward and practical, helping you apply skills immediately in the workplace.

  • Nationally Recognised Qualifications: As a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) our certifications guarantee employers of your job-ready skills.

  • Trusted Award-Winning RTO: With 35 awards in 20 years, MCI Institute is a trusted and celebrated place to build your career.
*Data from National Centre for Vocational Education Research.
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