Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk

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

ODCTE Accounts Payable

ODCTE Accounts Receivable

At A Glance

Open To

Adult students

Campus

Reno, Rockwell

Total Hours Required

800

Length

  • 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

Times

Daytime classes, two sessions: Monday — Friday

  • 8 a.m. to 10:55 a.m.
  • 12:30 p.m. to 3:25 p.m.
  • Part-time students enroll in either AM or PM session. Full-time students enroll in both sessions.

Courses

  • Fundamentals of Technology 125 hours
  • Accounting I 150 hours
  • Fundamentals of Admin. Tech I 120 hours
  • Computerized Accounting 120 hours
  • Accounting II 150 hours
  • Accountings Payable/Receivable Capstone 135 hours

Tuition & Costs

Costs for In-State Adult Students

Licensure / Certifications

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

Tuition & Fees

  • $1,760
  • Application Fee (non-refundable): $15

Textbooks, Supplies, and Certifications (Estimated)

  • Required Textbooks (online only): $331.49
  • Optional Textbooks (online only): $824.86
  • One certification included

Total Estimated Costs for In-State Adult Students

$1,775

This career major is available for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Information

Financial aid available to on-campus students only. Online students add $1,156.35 to total cost for required and optional textbooks. Costs are subject to change.

Costs for Out-of-State Adult Students

Licensure / Certifications

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

Tuition & Fees

  • $3,520
  • Application Fee: $15 (non-refundable)

Textbooks, Supplies, and Certifications (Estimated)

  • One certification included
  • Required Textbooks (online only): $331.49
  • Optional Textbooks (online only): $824.86

Total Estimated Costs for Out-of-State Adult Students

$3,535

This career major is available for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Information

Financial aid available to on-campus students. Online students add $1,156.35 to total cost for required and optional textbooks. Costs are subject to change.

Employment & Outcomes

Salary Range

$12 - $16

per hour

Pass Rate

70%

passing

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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