Payroll Assistant Certificate

Program Number: 61-101-3
School Year: 2020-2021
Certificate
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend, Online
This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

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.

 

Approximate Costs
Career Opportunities
Admission Process
Transfer Opportunities
Approximate Costs
  • $136.50 per credit (resident)
  • $204.75 per credit (out-of-state resident)
  • Online students are not charged out-of-state fees.
  • Please refer to the MPTC Student Handbook for additional enrollment fee information.
Career Opportunities
  • Payroll Assistant
Admission Process

Standard Admissions steps details

    Transfer Opportunities
    1. Transfer in prior college work or get a free transcript review. Start here.
    2. Transfer a Moraine Park degree to earn a bachelor’s – learn more.
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    NumberTitleCrs
    Semester 1
    101-112Accounting 14
    101-138Data Management, Analysis and Reporting3
    101-141Payroll Accounting3
    103-159Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
    Total 11
     
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