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Office Administration Certificate Basic Bookkeeping

Northwestern Polytechnic

Northwestern Polytechnic

nwpolytech.ca
The Basic Bookkeeping Certificate will give students an opportunity to complete courses that will qualify them as an introductory bookkeeper and will give students training that will lead to employment in a wide variety of positions. There is a high demand for bookkeepers, bookkeepers' assistants, accounts receivable/payable supervisors, payroll assistants, and accounting technicians. Employers are always looking for ambitious employees who have skills and training for these positions.
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Office of the Registrar
10726 - 106 Avenue
Grande Prairie, Alberta, T8V 4C4, Canada

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  • Program Type Standard
  • Credential Type Certificate
  • Length 1 Year or Less
  • Part Time Only
  • Cooperative Education
  • Continuing Education
  • Distance Learning Available
Admission Requirements

If applicants are entering the program directly from high school, they require a High School Diploma with the following Alberta Education courses or equivalents:

  • English 30-1 or English 30-2, minimum grade of 50%
  • Mathematics 20-1, 20-2, or 20-3, minimum grade of 50%

If applicants do not have a high school diploma and have been out of school for at least one year, they require the following Alberta Education courses or equivalents:

  • English 30-1 or English 30-2, minimum grade of 50%
  • Mathematics 20-1, 20-2, or 20-3, minimum grade of 50%

Mature Student Admission

If applicants are 21 years of age or older and do not meet any of the admission requirements for this program, they must attain a minimum score on an appropriate entrance test.


Distance Delivery Options

Certificate program available through distance delivery to communities that do not have college campuses.


Student Aid

This program is eligible for full-time post-secondary assistance by Alberta Student Aid for the funding year 2022/08/01 to 2023/07/31*.

  • Tuition $4,230.00 Year One
  • Books/Supplies/Instruments $2,000.00 Year One
  • Mandatory Fees $1,547.00 Year One

* Tuition, books, supplies, instruments, and other/mandatory fees are provided to Alberta Student Aid and may be used when processing full-time post-secondary funding applications. The educational costs provided are based on a 100% full-course load and may not reflect current or all educational costs charged by the school. Contact the school to obtain accurate educational cost information.

Transfer(s) Eligibility

Search Transfer Alberta for course and program transfer information including transfer agreements between post-secondary schools in Alberta, British Columbia, Northwest Territories, Nunavut and Yukon.

Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available

Updated July 31, 2022. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.

Educational program information is provided as an introduction and for general reference. For current information about programs and school requirements or policies, check the school calendar, visit their website or contact the school directly.
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