Payroll Assistant Certificate

To learn more, visit: https://www.morainepark.edu/academics/programs/payroll-assistant-certificate/

Program Number: 61-101-3
Certificate
Campus: Beaver Dam, Fond du Lac, West Bend, Online
This program is not eligible for financial aid

Start your finance career after only one semester of courses with the Payroll Assistant Certificate at Moraine Park Technical College.

About the Program

The Payroll Assistant Certificate covers basic accounting and payroll concepts and prepares students for entry-level payroll jobs.

What You'll Learn

Students learn how to provide excellent service in a business atmosphere, with a focus on calculating hours and wages according to Fair Labor Standards laws. Students also learn to gauge state employer/employee taxes, determine net pay and how to file federal and state tax forms.

Plus, all courses directly transfer into the Accounting Assistant technical diploma and Accounting associate degree.

Transfer Opportunities

Earn credits at MPTC and transfer to a four-year college to earn your bachelor’s degree.

Visit the Transfer Opportunities page for more information on credit transfer agreements between Moraine Park and four-year colleges, both public and private.