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Education Details

Governmental / Not-for-Profit Accounting
Award type: Certificate of Proficiency
Whatcom Community College

Program Details
Program Overview for Governmental / Not-for-Profit Accounting
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Whatcom Community College
Program website
Program contact
Entry & Advising
(360) 383-3080
Program description
This short-term certificate of proficiency provides specialized knowledge in the area of governmental and not-for-profit accounting methods for the skilled worker. It is unlikely that employers will hire students who have only completed this certificate of proficiency; coursework may be applied toward a one-year certificate or a two-year AS degree in accounting.
Financial Information
Average $1,050/qtr (WA resident), including tuition, books, fees, etc.
Tuition per credit
WA resident: $111.17 (1-10 credits), $52.08 (11-18 credits), $94.36 (19+ credits)
Total program tuition
$3,150 (WA resident), including tuition, books, fees, etc.
$20 (one-time placement testing), $30/lab class (lab fee), $20/qtr (bus pass), $6.32/credit (rec fee)
Books and materials
Average $225/qtr
Supplies, tools, uniform
Average $20/qtr (general academic supplies)
Program Information
Length of training
9 Months (part-time)
Award type
Certificate of Proficiency
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Whatcom Transportation Authority

some courses online
Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlinesome courses online
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided