Accounting Clerk Diploma
Minnesota State Community and Technical College

Program Details

The online Accounting Clerk Diploma program from Minnesota State Community and Technical College provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to perform routine calculating, journalizing, posting, and verifying duties to maintain accounting records and to prepare payroll reports and individual state and federal tax returns. Graduates are prepared to:

  • Utilize both manual and computerized accounting concepts and applications
  • Apply accounting theory to service and merchandising organizations
  • ​Prepare financial statements in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles
  • ​Prepare payroll records and reports in compliance with state and federal requirements
  • ​Apply the Internal Revenue Code as it relates to individual income taxes


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts

School Accreditation Statement

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

Geographic Restrictions

Minnesota State Community and Technical College is not authorized to deliver online learning in California, Massachusetts, Puerto Rico, and the Northern Mariana Islands.