Payroll Foundations

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Why choose Payroll Foundations?

  • Your role includes paying workers and doing what’s right according to the law and your organization’s people.
  • Complete your coursework online around your work schedule during the day or evening.
  • Explore payroll accounting methods, including manual and automated.
  • Complete payroll projects directly related to real-life business situations.
This Career Accelerator certificate is a focused, short-term "sprint" to develop targeted, real-world competency for career advancement. Enroll today to accelerate your career and get to the next level in your current job or field of choice!

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What You'll Learn

Estimated Entire Certificate Cost

$1,308.91 (includes tuition, fees, books, supplies, and/or exams)

Financial Aid Eligibility

This program is NOT eligible for Financial Aid. Explore other ways to help pay for college.



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Career pathways help you take your education one step at a time to maximize your investment and make college fit your life. Earn a credential and start using it in the workforce. Continue with another stack of related courses to gain a more advanced diploma or degree.

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