Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk 23-24

About this Major

As the number of organizations increases and financial regulations remain a focus, the demand for accounting services positions will increase, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Providing useful, accurate financial information is paramount to any company's success.

In the Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk major, students gain advanced knowledge of accounting practices, in addition to fundamentals of administrative services. 

Completion of this major includes certification for the student to occupy an accounts payable and accounts receivable position within a company. 

Eligible Licensures/Certifications

  • Microsoft Office Specialist: MS Excel, MS Word
  • ODCTE Accounts Payable
  • ODCTE Accounts Receivable

*One certification paid by Francis Tuttle. Additional, optional certifications are available at student expense.

At A Glance

Open To

Adult Students



Total Hours Required



  • Full-time: 7 months of instruction
  • Part-time: 14 months of instruction
  • Online: 14 months of instruction
  • Program length may vary based on progress rate and/or summer school attendance


Daytime classes, two sessions: Monday — Friday

  • 7:55 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m. to 3:35 p.m.
  • Part-time students enroll in either AM or PM session. Full-time students enroll in both sessions.


  • Fundamentals of Technology 125 hours
  • Accounting I 150 hours
  • Fundamentals of Administrative Technologies I 120 hours
  • Computerized Accounting 120 hours
  • Accounting II 150 hours
  • Accountings Payable/Receivable Capstone 135 hours
  • Financial Literacy 60 hours

Tuition & Costs

Costs for In-State Adult Students

Costs for Out-of-State Adult Students

Employment & Outcomes

Salary Range

$16 - $20

per hour

Pass Rate


Pass Rate

Employment Opportunities

Graduates of this program are qualified to work for:

Certified public accountants' offices, financial services companies, government agencies, oil companies, corporations, small businesses

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