Accounting Payroll Certificate
Des Moines Area Community College

Program Details

The online Accounting Payroll Certificate program from Des Moines Area Community College provides students with in-depth training for filing federal and state payroll taxes. In addition to preparing students for the Fundamental Payroll Certification exam administered by the American Payroll Association, courses explore topics such as:

  • Payroll Rules & Regulations
  • Pension Plans
  • Benefit Plans
  • Garnishments
  • ​Stock Options

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Des Moines Area Community College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score