Center for Continuing Studies

QuickBooks Certified User certification

Becoming an Intuit QuickBooks Certified User is the best way to communicate your depth of bookkeeping and accounting skills to current and potential employers in a competitive job market. Our certification validates your knowledge.

The exam

You'll complete the QuickBooks Pro/Premier 2015 exam.

It uses simulation-based questions that replicate the QuickBooks application. You'll be asked to complete specific tasks and functions just as you would in QuickBooks.

It tests these general QuickBook skills:

  • Setup
  • Utilities and general product knowledge
  • List management
  • Items
  • Sales
  • Purchases
  • Payroll
  • Reports
  • Basic accounting
  • Customization/saving time and shortcuts

QuickBooks Certified User Exam Objectives (PDF)

Learn more at the Certiport website

Schedule an exam

8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Monday to Friday by appointment

SCSU Welcome Center, 355 Fifth Ave. S, St. Cloud

Cost: $135 (includes voucher, proctor and free retake if needed); $25 Proctor only (voucher and retake is not included)

Contact: or 320-308-6100


Complete the registration form, scan and email it to to pay by check or purchase order or bring with payment on exam day