Accounting & Payroll Administrator


This program has been reviewed and approved by PTIB.

This diploma program focuses on preparing you to work in accounting and payroll positions in a wide variety businesses and industries. It gives graduates a solid theoretical and practical foundation in the application of current industry tools, procedures, processes and practices, including accepted accounting principles used in recording, summarizing, and reporting financial information.


Program Length*

Full Time

  • 36 weeks (Including practicum length)
  • 5 hours per session
  • 4 sessions per week

Work Experience

  • Total 7 weeks
  • 140 hours

Admission Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent or
  • Mature student status (British Columbia 19 years or older)
  • Meet the College’s English proficiency requirements


  • Accounting & Payroll Administrator

*Program Length does not include breaks and holiday breaks.


  • Bookkeeping Supervisor
  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounts Payables
  • Audit Clerk
  • Payroll Supervisor

Accounting & Payroll
Administrator Industry

  • Accounting & payroll administrators are in demand in a wide variety of businesses. If you are detailed oriented, this could be for you, a career path that has an extensive and rewarding feature.
  • The industry expects to have 1,970 new job openings by 2028.

Source: BC Labour Market Outlook

British Columbia
Labour Market

  • In all, B.C. is forecast to have 903,000 job openings between 2018 and 2028.
  • 77% of future jobs will require
    some form of post-secondary education or training.

Source: B.C.’s labour market outlook: 2018


ACAP 100 Academics Prep
MOAW 100 Word Processing
MOAE 100 Spreadsheet Fundamentals
OFFP 100 Office Procedures
BCOM 100 Business Communication
BOOK 100 Bookkeeping & Financial Accounting I
BOOK 115 Bookkeeping & Financial Accounting II
CACC 100 Computerized Accounting I
CACC 125 Computerized Accounting II
PAYC 100 Payroll Compliance & The Law
PAYF 100 Payroll Fundamentals I
PAYF 125 Payroll Fundamentals II
CACC 130 Computerized Accounting III
HUMF 100 Human Resource Fundamentals
ITAX 100 Income Tax Essentials
ACWE 100 Work Experience (7 weeks)
CARS 100 Career Strategies

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