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Required courses and specifics about degrees offered in this program


This program is available:
  • online
  • on-campus at NTC

Sheila Lapp
(218) 333-6674

Gary Sorenson
(218) 333-6624

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The Accounting Clerk Program at NTC

Gainful Employment Information

If you enjoy working with numbers, a career in accounting is a great choice for you. Our clerk program helps you earn the knowledge and skills you need to perform the routine calculating, journalizing, posting and verifying duties necessary to maintain accounting records, prepare payroll reports and state and federal tax returns. We offer a blend of both manual and computerized accounting concepts and software applications including Microsoft Word and Excel so you are well prepared when you graduate.

Classroom and hands-on training will cover topics including:

  • Financial Information for Life
  • Principles of Accounting
  • Business Communications
  • Intro to Computer Tech


Every business – whether small, corporate or non-profit – has accounting responsibilities to complete and the need for accounting assistance. Public accounting firms, banks, hospitals, school districts, private businesses, governmental agencies and many private accountants offer accounting clerk positions. 

Find specific information about accounting careers.

Next Steps

All credits earned in the Accounting Clerk (diploma) program may be applied to the Accounting (AAS) program at Northwest Technical College.

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