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2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Accounting Certificate, Payroll Administration Specialist Option

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Program Description

This program is designed to develop the marketable accounting skills necessary to work in the field of payroll administration while providing upgraded training for individuals already employed in the area of accounting or payroll who desire career advancement.  It also provides basic accounting and payroll knowledge to business owners, managers, or employees needed for effective small business operations.  The certificate requires a total of 21 credit hours, including 12 hours in accounting.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.

For More Information Contact:
School of Business and Information Technology
Southeast Campus: (918) 595-7639

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program you will be able to:

  • Compose financial data into an acceptable business format.
  • Develop the data used for making financial decisions.
  • Apply financial analysis to personal decisions.
  • Evaluate the effect of financial decisions on the community.
  • Prepare payroll.
  • Evaluate internal control procedures.


Search careers for Payroll Administration Specialist graduates at TCC Career Explorer and visit TCC Career Services to learn more about our free career planning and job preparation services.

Student Organizations

Network with other business students and practice your newly acquired skills through membership in Phi Beta Lambda, a student organization for Future Business Leaders of America.  For more information speak to any business faculty or stop by the Student Life office on campus.

Certificate Requirements

View a semester-by-semester course plan of study on the Payroll Administration Specialist Program Map .

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