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Bookkeeping Courses at Lansing Community College (LCC)

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  • FAFSA School Code: 002278
  • Phone: (517) 483-1957

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Bookkeeping Courses

The bookkeeping program at Lansing Community College prepares students for bookkeeping positions or entry-level accounting positions. The program focuses on providing technical administrative support to professional accountant and other financial management personnel. Program courses include: posting transactions to accounts, record-keeping systems, accounting software operation, and general accounting principles and practices. Get more details below including other Michigan colleges that offer bookkeeping courses.

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Students Enrolled in the Bookkeeping Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. Lansing Community College has offered the following degree levels for students:

  • Less Than One Year Certificate
  • Less Than Two-Year Award
  • Associate's Degree
  • Students by Academic Level (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Less Than One Year Certificate1
    Less Than Two-Year Award6
    Associate's Degree20

    Students by Gender (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Male8
    Female19

    Students by Race (2010-2011)

     Graduates
    Black2
    Hispanic1
    White20
    Unknown4

Career Options for Graduates

Students who have completed the Bookkeeping program at LCC, have entered into some of these more popular career paths listed below:

Tax Preparers

  • Description:

    Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, tax preparers employment is expected to grow at a rate of 9.8% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Lansing-East Lansing, MI
      • Total Employment: 70
      • Average Hourly Rate: $21.10
      • Average Annual Salary: $43,900

Statement Clerks

  • Description:

    Prepare and distribute bank statements to customers, answer inquiries, and reconcile discrepancies in records and accounts.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, statement clerks employment is expected to grow at a rate of 19.7% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Lansing-East Lansing, MI
      • Total Employment: 700
      • Average Hourly Rate: $16.33
      • Average Annual Salary: $33,980

Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks

  • Description:

    Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain primary financial data for use in maintaining accounting records. May also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks employment is expected to grow at a rate of 13.6% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Lansing-East Lansing, MI
      • Total Employment: 2,390
      • Average Hourly Rate: $17.85
      • Average Annual Salary: $37,130

Gaming Cage Workers

  • Description:

    In a gaming establishment, conduct financial transactions for patrons. May reconcile daily summaries of transactions to balance books. May accept patron's credit application and verify credit references to provide check-cashing authorization or to establish house credit accounts. May sell gambling chips, tokens, or tickets to patrons, or to other workers for resale to patrons. May convert gaming chips, tokens, or tickets to currency upon patron's request. May use a cash register or computer to record transaction.

Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

  • Description:

    Compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, payroll and timekeeping clerks employment is expected to grow at a rate of 14.6% from 2010 to 2020

  • Salary & Wages
    • Lansing-East Lansing, MI
      • Total Employment: 190
      • Average Hourly Rate: $18.23
      • Average Annual Salary: $37,930

Brokerage Clerks

  • Description:

    Perform duties related to the purchase, sale or holding of securities. Duties include writing orders for stock purchases or sales, computing transfer taxes, verifying stock transactions, accepting and delivering securities, tracking stock price fluctuations, computing equity, distributing dividends, and keeping records of daily transactions and holdings.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, brokerage clerks employment is expected to grow at a rate of 5.9% from 2010 to 2020

Statistical Assistants

  • Description:

    Compile and compute data according to statistical formulas for use in statistical studies. May perform actuarial computations and compile charts and graphs for use by actuaries. Includes actuarial clerks.

  • Career Outlook & Projects ():

    According to the BLS, statistical assistants employment is expected to grow at a rate of 6.0% from 2010 to 2020

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Bookkeeping Programs in Michigan

Bookkeeping programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctor Degree (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)

Baker College of Owosso

Owosso, MI
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Accounting (C)
  • Bookkeeping (C)
Baker College of Jackson

Jackson, MI
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Accounting (C)
  • Bookkeeping (C)
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Jackson College

Jackson, MI
Type: Community College

57 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (C,A)
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Kellogg Community College

Battle Creek, MI
Type: Community College

34 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (C,A)
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Montcalm Community College

Sidney, MI
Type: Community College

20 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (A)
Baker College of Flint

Flint, MI
Type: 4-Year Private College

Programs Offered
  • Accounting (C)
  • Bookkeeping (C)
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Mott Community College

Flint, MI
Type: Community College

24 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (C,A)
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Washtenaw Community College

Ann Arbor, MI
Type: Community College

58 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (C,A)
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Grand Rapids Community College

Grand Rapids, MI
Type: Community College

32 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (A)
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Schoolcraft College

Livonia, MI
Type: Community College

51 students completed this program

Programs Offered
  • Bookkeeping (C,A)