Payroll Accounting Certificate
Southwestern Community College – NC

Program Details

SCC offers the online Payroll Accounting Certificate. The accounting curriculum is designed to provide students with the knowledge and the skills necessary for employment and growth in the accounting profession. In addition to course work in accounting principles, theories, and practice, students will study business law, finance, management, and economics. Graduates should qualify for entry-level accounting positions in many types of organizations.

The following courses are offered in the program:

  • Principles of Managerial Accounting
  • Principles of Financial Accounting
  • Accounting Software Applications
  • Introduction to Computers
  • Individual Income Tax
  • Payroll Accounting


  • High school diploma or GED
  • SAT, ACT, or placement test

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges