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Overview

Summary

If you have a knack for numbers and want to contribute to the bottom-line success of a company or organization, consider training to become an accounting assistant. Training includes computer fundamentals, beginning and intermediate Excel spreadsheet training, accounting functions and fundamentals and training in QuickBooks, and essential accounting software application.

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Contact

For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu.

Program Plan

Courses Contact Hours
ACNTC 2100106 Accounting, Office I 24
ACNTC 2104201 Accounting, Office II 24
ACNTC 2101002 QuickBooks I 16
ACNTC 2105402 QuickBooks II 16
ITSWC 2102224 Excel I 16
ITSWC 2104606 Excel II 16
ACNTC 2101511 Payroll Accounting I 24
ACNTC 2109112 Payroll Accounting II 24
Payroll Assistant Certificate Total 160

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Career Options

Entry-level wage: $27,4541?

Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:

  • Payroll Assistant2

Gainful Employment

The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to disclose a variety of information for any financial aid eligible program that “prepares students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation."

Footnotes

  1. Wage data is based on annual salaries from Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, 2013
  2. Position titles vary by employer and location.

Tuition

Program Cost: $2,272

Financial Aid

Financial aid helps students and their families pay for college. There are several types of financial aid available to LSC students and financial aid packages may include more than one type of award.