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(B90) Certificate

The Certificate program prepares students for entry-level positions in private business and industry.

Work and Employment

Job positions that are available include: accounting clerk, bookkeeper, accounting assistant, trainee or technician. Continued economic growth in the region, resulting in increased business activity, should allow this field of employment to continue to grow.

Program Contacts at Sauk Valley Community College
Academic Advising, 815/835-6354; Dr. Dennis Day, Professor of Accounting, 815/835-6328.

Estimated Program Cost

The following figures are based on current tuition and fee rates for the required number 25 credit hours.

Tuition $2,825.00 $8,050.00 $8,725.00
Student Activity Fee $150.00 $150.00 $150.00
Course Fees $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Total Tuition and Fees $2,825.00 $8,050.00 $8,725.00

Estimated Additional Costs

The following figures are based on the average estimated per-credit-hour cost of attendance for the required number 25 credit hours. Actual costs will vary; check the Class Schedule for actual book costs.

Room and Board $6,750.00
Books and Supplies $1,230.50
Grand Total $10,805.50 $16,030.50 $16,705.50