The Accounting and Office Administration program equips students with the tools necessary to meet demands of the current job market. Students in this program will develop their skills in accounting beyond introductory principles. They will also practice their skills in accounting software applications.
The aim of this program is to provide students a combination of office administration skills with a practical foundation in accounting, computerized accounting systems, and payroll. In addition to accounting fundamentals, graduates will be able to: perform payroll practices covering an annual payroll cycle; effectively communicate payroll issues to all stakeholders; and understand the accounting function as it relates to the payroll practice. Students are prepared to enter the employment market upon graduation after a practicum that gives them on-the-job experience.