Tax Accouting Assistant Certificate

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 12/17/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 12/18/2021

Program Description

This 18 credit hour certificate program provides students with a basic understanding of tax law and tax procedures. The certificate includes coursework needed to obtain an entry-level position in national "chain" tax preparation companies as well as in CPA and accounting firms. https://www.harpercollege.edu/academics/business/accounting/tax-accounting-assistant-certificate.ph

Established in 2015

CIP: 52-1601 Taxation.

Training Program Type

Vocational

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board

Education Information

32 Weeks ( 240.00 Hours / 18.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$2,471.00
Books$2,124.00
Fees$439.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$150.00
Total Cost$5,184.00

Financial Aid

  • Pell Grants
  • Illinois Monetary Award Program
  • Federal loans(Stafford, PLUS, etc)

Application Procedure

WIOA or Trade program clients may do initial "program exploration" paperwork with Diane Carter-Zubko by calling 847-758-2372 or emailing dcarterz@harpercollege.edu for an appointment. When client's agency approves Harper as training provider, agency sends referral form and Release of Information waiver to Diane Carter-Zubko, who will provide application fee waiver code and refer client for academic advising to create training/cost plan. Continued academic advising is required each semester until program completion. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $5,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • Language - All instruction is in English
  • Prerequisites - Succesful completion of ENG 100 or placement testing

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes
  • Online/E-Learning Instruction

Performance Data

Program: Tax Accouting Assistant Certificate

Overview

Approved By LWIA: 7
Last Re-Certification Date: 12/17/2019
Next Re-Certification Date: 12/18/2021

Program Description

This 18 credit hour certificate program provides students with a basic understanding of tax law and tax procedures. The certificate includes coursework needed to obtain an entry-level position in national "chain" tax preparation companies as well as in CPA and accounting firms. https://www.harpercollege.edu/academics/business/accounting/tax-accounting-assistant-certificate.ph

Established in 2015

CIP: 52-1601 Taxation.

Provider Information

Program Contact Info

1200 W. Algonquin Road
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 758-2372

Associated Job Families and Occupations

Certifying / Licensing / Registering Body

Quality Assurance

  • North Central Association
  • Illinois Community College Board

Education Information

32 Weeks ( 240.00 Hours / 18.00 Credit Hours )

Tuition$2,471.00
Books$2,124.00
Fees$439.00
Other Expenses(Materials, Supplies, Tools, Uniforms, etc)$150.00
Total Cost$5,184.00

Financial Aid

  • Pell Grants
  • Illinois Monetary Award Program
  • Federal loans(Stafford, PLUS, etc)

Application Procedure

WIOA or Trade program clients may do initial "program exploration" paperwork with Diane Carter-Zubko by calling 847-758-2372 or emailing dcarterz@harpercollege.edu for an appointment. When client's agency approves Harper as training provider, agency sends referral form and Release of Information waiver to Diane Carter-Zubko, who will provide application fee waiver code and refer client for academic advising to create training/cost plan. Continued academic advising is required each semester until program completion. The maximum tuition and fees amount approved for this occupation is $5,000.

Entry Requirements:

  • Language - All instruction is in English
  • Prerequisites - Succesful completion of ENG 100 or placement testing

Nondiscrimination, Equal Opportunity, and Disability Provisions Compliance Assurance

  • EEO Compliant: Yes
  • Disability Accomodation: Yes

Program Offerings

  • Part-Time Enrollment
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Night Classes
  • Day Classes
  • Online/E-Learning Instruction