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About the Institute

School & Admin Locations

Administrative Offices & Classrooms

7150 SW Hampton St
Suite 201
Tigard, OR 97223
Main: (503) 498-6456

What is the Bookkeeping Career Institute?

The Bookkeeping Career Institute (BCI) is the first-of-its-kind institute focused solely on the bookkeeping profession. The owner, Denise Loter-Koch, founded BCI in 2013 after 30 years building a highly successful QuickBooks consulting, small business accounting and bookkeeping firm.

The Bookkeeping Career Institute offers courses, training and professional certifications that are based on real-world applications and industry standards established by the American Institute of Professional Bookkeepers and the American Payroll Association.

BCI is licensed by the State of Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission

BCI Mission Statement

The Bookkeeping Career Institute is dedicated to developing successful, professional bookkeepers and advancing the bookkeeping industry by providing the highest-quality targeted training and education.

When are classes held?

Each class meets once a week from 5:30pm-8:30pm

How long are classes?

Our core classes meet for 14 weeks while our advanced certification meets for 28 weeks.

Do I need a computer?

All classes will require you to access the internet for homework assignments. It is highly recommended to have a laptop in all classes. If you are attending any of our QuickBooks classes it is required for students to bring their own laptop to class. The facility is equipped with free wi-fi access for students.