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Accounting Technician

at Century College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 30
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

This certificate provides a comprehensive exposure to accounting practice fundamentals. Graduates are prepared for entry-level jobs as accounts payable clerks, accounts receivable clerks, payroll clerks, inventory clerks, tellers, bookkeepers, etc. Program costs listed below are approximate, and books and other fees are not included for general education coursework.

Program Locations

  • Century College 55110

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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Century College
Century College
3300 Century Avenue North White Bear Lake, MN 55110 Toll-Free: (800) 228-1978 Local: (651) 779-3300 TTY: (651) 779-3354 Email: admissions@century.edu