Payroll Assistant Certificate

Start your finance career after only one semester of courses with the Payroll Assistant Certificate at Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

The Payroll Assistant Certificate covers basic accounting and payroll concepts and prepares students for entry-level payroll jobs.

What You’ll Learn

Students learn how to provide excellent service in a business atmosphere, with a focus on calculating hours and wages according to Fair Labor Standards laws. Students also learn to gauge state employer/employee taxes, determine net pay, and how to file federal and state tax forms.

Plus, all courses directly transfer into the Accounting Assistant Technical Diploma and Accounting Associate of Applied Science Degree.

Program Details

Program Courses

Career Pathways

Printable PDF

High School Dual Credit

Credit for Prior Learning

Menu