Career Major - Financial Clerk

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Financial Clerk - Alva Campus and Fairview Campus
The Financial Clerk career major prepares students for entry-level work in the accounting field. Students learn the fundamental concepts, principles and ideas needed to understand how businesses operate. They also gain basic office and computer skills including word processing, and spreadsheet software along with a strong foundation in accounting principles and techniques.

Career Major Length: 480 hours

SOC Code: 43.3090
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Fundamentals of Technology * 120
Accounting I 120
Fundamentals of Administrative Technologies * 120
Financial Clerk Capstone 120

Campus Location
: Alva and Fairview

*This course meets the requirements for a computer science/computer technology course for high school students that are in the OHLAP program.

Financial Aid Eligible: No

Who Can Enroll: High School Juniors and Seniors

Student Organization: BPA - Business Professionals of America

Tuition and Materials Use Fees:
Tuition and fees are not applicable for high school students.

Salary Range:

Helpful Attributes and Abilities:

  • Reading, language and math skills at the 8th grade level or above
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Dependability

Cluster: Finance

Pathway: Business Financial Management & Accounting

Alva Campus Instructor: Andrea Long

Fairview Campus Instructor: Sharee' Madsen


Updated on 7/10/13