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Wherever there is money there is the need for Accountants. By gaining a qualification in accounting you will find yourself able to join any industry you choose either in the UK or around the world.

Accountants are financial specialists at the heart of all areas of business. Join one of our accounting courses and gain the knowledge and understanding to kick-start a diverse career that can lead you to working in specialisms such as consulting, corporate finance and forensic accounting.

Accounting is a valuable skill, and at Boston College we teach AAT, the recognised qualification for people working in the accounting and finance industry.

As well as the courses studied at College we also offer Apprenticeships so that you can earn while you learn.

Our lecturers have all worked in the accounting industry or are currently in practice, ensuring you receive training from staff who have on-the-job experience and knowledge.
Simple EARN whilst you LEARN!

Get out into the world of work and gain qualifications relevant to the job and to your future by training through an Accounting Apprenticeship.

Click here to find out more and view our current vacancies!

Alternatively click on ‘Apprenticeships’ below to read all about the Apprenticeship courses that we have available within Accounting.

If you are aged between 16-24 years old, with qualifications lower than Level 3, a Traineeships is a great stepping stone that can lead to an Apprenticeship or employment. Click here for more information.
If your son, daughter or ward is currently an Accounting student at Boston College, and you have a question or query, you can contact Tim White, Programme Area Manager for Accounting by emailing

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Department news

New Principal for Boston College

Following the retirement of Principal Amanda Mosek, Boston College has announced the appointment of Jo Maher, new Principal and Chief Executive, who joins the team from Reaseheath College in Cheshire where she was Assistant Principal.


Career Corner

  • Accountant
  • Finance Manager
  • Book-keeper
  • Tax Adviser
  • Purchase Ledger Clerk
  • Financial Analyst
  • Auditor
  • Credit Controller
  • Financial Planner