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The Payroll Professional is a non-credit program offered at LSC-Tomball. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at LSCCE@LoneStar.edu.

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Program Description

This comprehensive program will give you a solid understanding of advanced payroll topics necessary for payroll managers and supervisors. You receive live classroom instruction, textbooks and access to interactive online games and applications to reinforce the topics you've learned. Prepares students for the Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) Examination.

  • Contact Hours: 66
  • Cost of Program: $741
  • Median Wage: $33,800 per year1
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Program Plan

Subject Number Title Contact Hours
ACNTC 2109108 PayTrain Fundamentals 30
ACNTC 2109107 PayTrain Mastery 36

TOTAL Contact Hours for PayTrain Certificate:


  1. Median Wage information obtained from the Texas Workforce Commission and the U.S. Department of Labor for 2009 (most recent data available).