Accounting

The Accounting program will equip you for a job in the always in-demand field of accounting services. Career opportunities for you may include payroll clerk, bookkeeper, tax preparer or paraprofessional accountant just to name a few. Opportunities for internships, job shadowing and additional certifications are available.   Our students gain valuable volunteer experience by participating in VITA each year. 

Our program faculty work closely with area industry to maintain a bridge between students and employment opportunities.


Our students are very active in Enactus -"A community of student, academic and business leaders committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better more sustainable world."


There is a transfer agreement for this program with Claflin University.

Careers

Payroll Clerk 
Compile and record employee payroll data. May compute
employees' time worked, production, and commission. May
compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks.  Median salary: $35,100

Bookkeeper
Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain financial data for accounting records.  
Median salary: $32,400

Tax Preparer 
Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses.
Median salary: $21,700    

 

 

 


 

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Associate Degrees:
Accounting
General Business
Administrative Office Technology
Diploma
Administrative Support
Certificates
Basic Accounting
Entrepreneurship
Entrepreneurship Business Plan

Zeus Industrial Products
Koyo
Walmart
Lowes
Sun Printing
C.F. Evans Construction

Accounting - 83%
General Business - 89%
Administrative Office - 80%
Administrative Support - 100%
Basic Accounting - 100%