AccountingTestPrep offers the following free accounting courses:
Financial Accounting Principles
Free registration is required.
An explanation of the topics covered, videos, and tests are provided for each accounting course.
This online finance course contains everything that most people need to know about accounting and bookkeeping.
Free accounting courses presented by edx.org
This free course is presented by LumenLearning and covers financial accounting topics from A-Z.
Learn Accounting For Free
This FREE course with detailed video solution explanations allow you to cement the accounting concepts you have learned. Has some pretty good exposure and some top endorsements, so it might be worth checking out.
Learn Accounting in 1 Hour
Learn basic bookkeeping skills including debits and credits, posting journal entries, and drafting financial statements
Financial Statement Analysis includes comprehensively analyzing the company's liquidity ratios, turnover ratios, profitability ratios, efficiency ratios, dividend ratios, and debt ratios.
You can learn step by step Financial Statement Analysis from the following guide.
Accounting in 60 Minutes - A Brief Introduction
Wharton Business Foundations Specialization
Master the technical skills needed to analyze financial statements and disclosures for use in financial analysis, and learn how accounting standards and managerial incentives affect the financial reporting process. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to read the three most common financial statements: the income statement, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows.
On this site you'll find a series of videos and associated resources explaining key accounting concepts, presented in a series of Lessons. Great site for learning the basics of bookkeeping and accountng.
In this class, you will discover how to manage accounts and financial transactions to operate successful business. This course includes tons of interactive exercises to help you create accounts. Make sure to take them. What should i know? Nothing! This is an absolute beginner guide to accounting.
We know how challenging accounting can be, hence the birth of this project. This site provides useful and informative lessons about various accounting topics to help you learn and become well-versed in accounting and bookkeeping.
My Accounting Course by Shaun is a basic accounting course designed to give you an understanding of the basic accounting principles, transactions, and operations. Each section has many examples of real business transactions and even sample ledgers and financial statements to help you understand the concepts.
The saylor.org offers free online college type courses built by professors.
You may formally enroll in the courses if you chose to do so.
Another pat on my back- they use some of my materials in their Introduction to Financial Course.
Accounting courses will be of interest to anyone studying accounting, people working within financial operations or anyone who wishes to learn more about finance and accounting in general. They cover financial statements, including profit and loss accounts and balance sheets, and also examine ratio analysis.
Does require user to signup.
Learn Accounting with free lessons from Accounting Play.
Accounting Basics For Students
by Michael Celende
As the name of the site implies, beginning accounting topics are covered to help students and working professionals around the world learn accounting basics.
Presented by exinfm.com
Site provides some excellent free finance and business tutorials.
This course is a review of the fundamental concepts of accounting. The focus is on financial statements that a firm prepares each year. How entries are recorded in accounts to capture all economic activity of the firm is also explained. How accounts are organized and what transtactions are entered there, are studied. Year end entries and the accrual method of accounting are described.
This course is a review of concepts of how accounting is designed to help management make its most important financial decisions. It starts by reviewing the principles that should guide accounting in order to serve the purpose for which accounting is designed. Accounting for different business forms is contrasted. Analytical approaches for decisions related to cost of production, volume and investment are introduced. The emphasis is on the ability of the accounting function to provide the needed information for the firm to remain profitable.
CPA Review for Free
Free CPA Exam Review Course to help pass the CPA Exam
Analyzing Financial Statements
presented by Investopedia
Tutorial on ratio analysis plus detailed desciptions of key ratios.
Tutorial on Fundamental Analysis and Valuing a Company
Introduction to Bookkeeping and Accounting
This course introduces you to the essential skills and concepts of bookkeeping and accounting.
My Accounting Course
Over 400 accounting topics and terms explained.
Double Entry Bookkeeping
Double Entry Bookkeeping provides a wide variety of tutorials, examples, references, and no-nonsense advice on bookkeeping and accounting. It aims to answer all those questions you’ve always wanted to ask …and some you didn’t know you needed to.
WyzAnt’s accounting lesson created by Malcolm E. Whites.
The lessons cover the major concepts introduced in most college accounting courses. These are perfect for students looking to review for a class, or anybody else looking to brush up on their accounting skills.
MIT Sloan School Of Management
Provides free Accounting & Other Business Managemnt Courses
Free Sage Software and Excel Training
The AccountingTools site is the complete source of information for the accountant. It contains continuing professional education (CPE) courses, business books, the Accounting Best Practices podcast, and articles on thousands of topics. Our emphasis is on clear explanations of the accounting standards and the practical management aspects of accounting, finance, and operations. The core areas of the site are noted below.