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Accounting/Bookkeeping

at Rainy River Community College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 24
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

The Accounting/Bookkeeping certificate is designed to prepare students for entry-level careers in the bookkeeping and accounting fields. Students will learn how to use computers and financial software to organize and analyze financial data, federal income taxation, payroll taxation, computerized accounting systems, and other computerized business applications.

Program Locations

  • Rainy River Community College 56649

Labor Market Information

  • Tax Examiners and Collectors

  • Median wage: $27.39/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

  • Median wage: $18.60/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Billing and Posting Clerks

  • Median wage: $17.86/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

  • Median wage: $21.07/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Tax Preparers

  • Median wage: $19.81/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Human Resources Assistants

  • Median wage: $18.87/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
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Rainy River Community College
Rainy River Community College
1501 Highway 71 International Falls, MN 56649 Toll-Free: (800) 456-3996 Local: (218) 285-7722 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: admissions@rainyriver.edu