Accounting connects to virtually every aspect of business operations by providing the key financial information to make informed decisions. As an accounting clerk or bookkeeper you will be responsible for maintaining accounting records of a business, analyze financial records, manage budgets, or may be responsible for specific parts of the records such as accounts payable, accounts receivable or payroll.

TBCC's accounting programs are designed to develop your skills in areas such as: accounting, payroll, computerized accounting application, law, tax, business math, microcomputer applications, financial management, communication, organization, critical thinking and problem-solving.

Associate of Science Oregon Transfer Degree

    Allows students to complete all their prerequisites and general education requirements in preparation for enrollment in public Oregon universities' business schools. This pathway is recommended for most students pursuing a bachelor degree in accounting or CPA certification. For students who speak a second language, please see an advisor for information on the Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer Degree, which may be a better option for some students.

AAS Accounting Degree

    Prepares students for entry into the accounting field as bookkeepers, accounting clerks, or accounting assistants.

Accounting Clerk Certificate

    Prepares students for entry-level positions in bookkeeping.

Entry-Level Accounting Clerk Certificate

    Career Pathways: skills gained in this program can lead to a variety of jobs that support the accounting and finance functions within an organization.

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For more information contact Career Education Advisor        (503) 842-8222 x1145.

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