Tax Preparer Assistant Pathway Certificate
Northwood Technical College

Program Details

Northwood offers the online Tax Preparer Assistant Pathway Certificate. This program teaches students accounting principles, including payroll tax principles, special procedures and financial statements, along with how to use beginning accounting software. Upon completion, students will have the basic knowledge to prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Program courses are current and relevant to today’s tax accounting field and students practice and apply accounting principles in real world situations.

Potential career opportunities:

  • Income Tax Preparer
  • Tax Associate
  • Tax Preparer

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northwood Technical 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