A CAREER SOLUTION


Your love for numbers plus TCL’s accounting certificate equals a great career.

The Accounting certificate program will prepare you for entry-level employment in accounting and bookkeeping fields. TCL’s expert instructors teach you practical accounting skills and how to apply those skills in a variety of work places.

The S.C. mean wage for bookkeepers and accounting clerks is $36,070, according to 2017 reports from U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

TCL’s 21-credit-hour certificate program can be completed in as little as three semesters. Courses include accounting, individual tax procedures, payroll, and business mathematics. Students also learn QuickBooks and Excel.

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    LOTS OF OPTIONS

    Find employment in accounting, tax preparation, bookkeeping, and payroll services industries.

    A GREAT CAREER

    The Accounting certificate prepares graduates for entry-level employment in accounting and bookkeeping fields.

    JOB DUTIES

    Duties include recording financial transactions, updating statements, and checking financial records for accuracy.

    ACCREDITATION


    Technical College of the Lowcountry is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award Associate Degrees, Diplomas, and Certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Technical College of the Lowcountry.

    PROGRAM COST


    Tuition: 21 credits x $190 per credit = $3,990.

    Remember, this is before S.C. Lottery Tuition Assistance and other financial aid, which could drop your costs by more than half. In fact, after financial aid, many TCL students attend for free.

    *Based on Fall 2019 in-state, in-service-area tuition. Your actual cost may differ. Does not include fees, books and other costs. Qualifications vary.

    WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING


    “Knowing the basics of accounting opens doors to lots of career opportunities.”

    Zanne Augur

    Instructor

    Program Dean


    Shunda Ware

    Dean of Business and Industrial Technologies

    843-525-8238

    Building 14, Room 118

    Instructors


    Zanne Augur

    Business & Hospitality Instructor

    843 525-8278

    Bldg 14, Rm 118