Crunch the numbers… and let us show you this side of business.


Do you love working with numbers? Are you ready to gain skills necessary to succeed in a business environment? The Accounting Program at Southwest Technical College will enable you to succeed by preparing you with in-demand skills and knowledge as you gain experience working with financial and business records. Coursework will prepare you to be well-rounded and ready to work in the fields of bookkeeping and accounting.

How long does it take?



(Approx. 11 months)

How much does it cost?



(Including tuition, books, fees, & supplies)

Click here for a breakdown of total cost.

Click here for financial aid resources.

When can I get started?

You can start the Accounting Clerk Program anytime throughout the year. All courses are instructor assisted open labs.

Want to enroll? Click here to get started.

Gainful Employment Information

With an education in Accounting Clerk, you could get a job as an:

  • Accountant
  • Bookkeeper
  • Insurance Agent
  • CPA (with certification)

For more information on gainful employment details, please click here.

Become a Student

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“My experience at Southwest Tech has been excellent. Not only was it a good education, but it was enjoyable. Southwest Technical College was the best choice for me.”
Bennett Olsen

“I wanted to do more and I looked into Southwest Technical College. It has been the best decision that I have ever made. I wish I had done it years ago. If there’s any reason that you’re considering doing something different, give it a try and go for it. I’m so excited about my future.”
Mishelle Cacho

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