Accounting Assistant Technical Diploma
Milwaukee Area Technical College

Program Details

The online Accounting Assistant Technical Diploma program from Milwaukee Area Technical College develops students' competence in financial, managerial, tax, and payroll accounting, preparing them for entry-level accounting positions in banking, business and industry, financial companies, government, and nonprofit organizations. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills needed to:

  • ​Process financial transactions throughout the accounting cycle
  • ​Analyze financial & business information to support planning & decision-making
  • ​Perform payroll, individual tax & organizational tax preparation, reporting & analysis tasks
  • ​Perform cost accounting preparation, reporting & analysis tasks


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Official transcript
  • Accuplacer test, if necessary

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission