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Accounting Operations

NEXT CLASS BEGINS AUGUST 21, 2017

If you are interested in building a foundation of knowledge and skills to become employed in the accounting and business field, then this is the program for you!  Over the course of 9 months, the Accounting Operations program will train you in accounting principles, methods of recording and analyzing business transactions, and preparing financial statements, records and forms.  Students will be introduced to spreadsheets (Microsoft Excel) and accounting software (QuickBooks) and will learn to enter data, analyze and present financial reports using these programs.  the state-approved curriculum is delivered through in-class and on-line learning activities.

Program Content Breakdown – 900 Hours:

PROGRAM NUMBER PROGRAM TITLE PROGRAM LENGTH
OTA0040 Information Technology Assistant 150 Hours
ACO0040 Accounting Clerk 300 Hours
ACO0041 Accounting Associate 300 Hours
ACO0042 Accounting Assistant 150 Hours


Admissions Requirements:

  • Schedule the Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) or provide official documentation for a TABE Exemption.
  • Schedule an appointment with your program counselor for TABE results and/or a program specific orientation.
  • Register for classes during open enrollment.  Please be advised that registration runs on a first come, first served basis.


Program Hours and Schedule:
900 Hours/9 Months/Hybrid
Class:  Monday – Thursday, 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Online:  14 hours per week

Industry Certification and Licensure:

Employment Opportunities:

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Payroll Specialist
  • Bookkeeper
  • Administrative Service Specialist
  • Office Support Specialist


Accreditation:

For information about national and program accreditation, please contact the institution.

Program Costs:

Florida Resident Tuition/Registration Fees $2,755.00
Out of State Tuition/Registration Fees $10,315.00
Books/Supplies $252.00
Industry Certification & Licensure Exam Included
Total Program Cost (Florida Resident) $3,007.00
Total Program Cost (Out of State) $10,567.00

 

Fees are based on the number of class days according to the Broward County Public Schools’ calendar.  Tuition and fees are subject to change without notice.

For additional information, please contact the Office of Admissions at (754) 321-5700.


Counselor for Accounting Operations
Meghan Emerson
(754) 321-5891
meghan.emerson@browardschools.com

 

Click Here to download a PDF brochure for complete information including costs.

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