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    tax preparer assistant certificate

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      Program Number: 61-101-2
      School Year: 2019-2020
      Certificate
      Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend, Online
      This program is NOT eligible for financial aid

      Program Description

      The Tax Preparer Assistant Certificate prepares students for an entry-level position in the specialized area of tax preparation in an organization that focuses on individual tax planning and preparation. Students will be trained to provide excellent customer service, identify information and forms necessary to complete tax returns, prepare individual income tax returns and supporting forms, and analyze potential tax consequences or savings for the client. All courses in this certificate directly transfer into the Accounting Assistant Technical Diploma and Accounting Associate of Applied Science Degree.

      Approximate Costs

      • $134.20 per credit (resident)
      • $201.30 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

      • Tax Preparer Assistant

      Admission Process

      Visit the Admissions Page for details

      Courses

      NumberTitleCrs
      Semester 1
      101-112Accounting 14
      101-138Data Management, Analysis and Reporting3
      103-159**Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office1
      Total8
       
      Semester 2
      101-123Income Tax Accounting3
      Total3
       
      Total Credits11

      Transfer Opportunities

      Check out the Credit Transfers page for more information.

      Additional Information

      *Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.

      For co-curricular activities and opportunities related to this program/certificate, click here.