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2015-2016 SLCC General Catalog 
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Accounting Clerk: CP (Competency-Based)(CTE)

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Certificate of Proficiency | 769 clock hours

School of Applied Technology
Program Location:South City Campus, Highland Campus
General Information: 801-957-7522
Program Information: 801-957-3354

Program Website: http://www.slcc.edu/sat/programs/businessoffice/accountingclerk.aspx
Academic and Career Advising
Academic Advisor: Liliana Rodriguez 801-957-3469, Hector Cando 801-957-2112

Program Faculty:
Professors − Jeanne Noble, Dee Ann Jensen
Associate Professors − Sally Williams, Vonadean McFarland, Karl Jorgensen
Assistant Professors − Diego Pardo

Program Description: The Accounting Clerk Program enables students to develop entry-level skills in the office accounting and/or bookkeeping areas. The most up-to-date tools necessary for securing and maintaining employment are emphasized throughout the program. Emphasis is placed on standard accounting office procedures including presentation software (MS PowerPoint), team skills and activities, and exposure to other software packages including MS Outlook, Secretarial accounting, computer-based accounting principles, data-entry, skill building, speed and accuracy, customer service, spreadsheets (MS Excel), and word processing (MS Word) are also emphasized.

Career Opportunities:
For state and national occupation information, visit http://online.onetcenter.org/find/ and enter the following O*Net code(s):

  • 43-3031.00 Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks
  • 43-4071.00 File Clerk
  • 43-9061.00 Office Clerk

Program Entry Requirements:
Students must demonstrate basic education skills as assessed by the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE):

  • Vocabulary: 8.0
  • Reading: 10.0
  • Math: 8.0
  • Total Language: 10.0

Estimated Cost for Students:
Please visit the following program website for up-to-date cost information: http://www.slcc.edu/sat/programs/businessoffice/accountingclerk.aspx

Estimated Time to Completion: 769 Clock Hours

Program Student Learning Outcomes Related College-Wide Student Learning Outcomes
  1 - Acquire Substantive Knowledge
  2 - Communicate Effectively
  3 - Develop Quantitative Literacy
  4 - Think Critically and Creatively
  5 - Civic Engagement
  6 - Work Professionally and Constructively
  7 - Develop Computer and Information Literacy
Entry level skills in accounting and office software 1, 3, 7
Entry level skills and knowledge in bookkeeping concepts 1, 3
Entry level skills in basic office equipment and software 1
Entry level skills in office etiquette and professionalism 1, 2, 6

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