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Accounting Operations

Accounting Operations Course - Accounting Operations

From small businesses to the Fortune 500’s accountants and auditors help to ensure that the nation’s firms are run more efficiently.


Companies perform vital functions by offering an increasingly wide array of business and accounting services to clients. These services include public management and government accounting, as well as internal auditing.

Employment Opportunities:

Computers are rapidly changing the nature of the work for most accountants and auditors. With the aid of special software packages, accountants summarize transactions in standard formats for financial records and organize data in special formats for financial analysis. Accountants are also beginning to perform more technical duties, such as implementing and controlling auditing systems and networks and developing technology plans and budgets. Accountants are increasingly assuming the role of personal financial advisors.

Career Opportunities:

  • Accounting Clerk
  • Accounting Assistant
  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Bookkeeper

Employment Outlook:

Employment of bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks is projected to show little or no change from 2016 to 2026. Technological change and automation are expected to reduce demand for these workers.


The average wage for this career in Florida is $18.36 hourly or $38,180 annually. 

Completion Requirements:

The entire program is 900 hours. Certain Adult Education Centers do not offer all components of the program.  Full completion of the program may be completed at a Technical College. Students can earn a certificate at the completion of the following Occupational Completion Points (OCPs):

OCP AInformation Technology Assistant150 Hours
OCP BAccounting Clerk300 Hours
OCP CAccounting Associate300 Hours
OCP DAccounting Assistant150 Hours
Total Hours: 900

Location & Course’s Schedule:

This program offers a broad foundation of knowledge and skills expanding the traditional role of the Bookkeeper and Accounting Assistant. Accounting Operations is available at the following school (s):

Miami Coral Park Adult Education CenterMonday - Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Contact Information at the Location:

Additional information can be provided by student services:

Miami Coral Park Adult Education Center
(305) 226-6565
Andres Trujillo
Vivian Pedroso
Ext. 2266
Ext. 2205



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