Canadian SciTech College

Accounting and Payroll Administrator Program


* Approved as a vocational program under the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005


Canadian SciTech College’s Accounting and Payroll Administrator program is designed to give you a basic understanding of office procedures, bookkeeping, Sage and Quickbooks computerized accounting, corporate and financial accounting, and payroll administration.

Be introduced to facets of corporate accounting, including corporate financial statements preparation and analysis, cash flow analysis and reporting, capital assets and liabilities

Develop an understanding of basic financial accounting principles and practices according to Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

Learn bookkeeping basics and how to perform day-to-day financial transactions, including general journal entries, accounts payable and receivables and the operation of petty cash Learn payroll-related legislation and payroll fundamentals (Candian Payroll Association curriculum)

Transition the concepts of manual bookkeeping to a computerized accounting environment (Sage and Quickbooks will be covered)

Gain basic knowledge of office procedures and develop professional business skills necessary to communicate in a dynamic workplace

Learn proper typing techniques and improve your keyboarding accuracy

Learn to perform functions common to all Microsoft Windows applications including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


Program Overview:

● Introduction to Business Administration

● Business communication

● Business Mathematics

● MS word, excel, power point, access

● Accounting principles

● Quickbooks

● Simply accounting


● Payroll (PCP level 1)

● Taxation( business and personal)

● Coop placement


An Ontario Secondary School Diploma or equivalent, OR


Students are 18 years of age or older and pass the program entrance examination.


Job Career

Graduates will find employment in businesses of all sizes, across a variety of sectors.

● Accounting Clerk

● Accounts Payables / Receivables Clerk

● Administrative Assistant

● Bookkeeping Clerk

● Office Manager

● Payroll Administrator

● Tax Clerk

● Payroll Analyst