You're just 10 months away from an in-demand career in Accounting and Payroll. Learn the software and advanced accounting skills that will get you hired!


*This program is currently available online

Accounting and payroll professionals are the backbone of every business. They balance the books, make sure employees get paid correctly, and help companies make smart financial decisions.

Are you analytical, detail-oriented, and good with numbers? You could be an ideal candidate for an Accounting and Payroll Administration diploma.

Here's what makes this career such a smart choice:


Stable Demand for Accounting/Payroll Professionals for the Next 10 Years

 The Government of Canada Job Bank reports steady demand and "employment growth" for accounting/payroll clerks in Ottawa (Career Outlook Report)

 Demand for Accounting/Payroll occupations is expected to remain stable and balanced for the next 10 years in Ottawa (


Finish Your Accounting and Payroll Training in Just 10 Months

 Study at Herzing College Ottawa and earn your Accounting and Payroll Administration diploma in just 10 months (20 hours/week)

 Learn accounting software used by Canadian employers; advanced accounting skills; payroll software, compliance, and procedures; Microsoft office applications; Excel spreadsheets; business law and ethics

 Get real work experience through a 4-week internship at a local business or organization

Herzing Accounting and Payroll graduates get hired by government agencies, health care companies, local businesses, and large corporations


Next Steps: Is Accounting and Payroll Training Right For You?

 Fill out the form to get a complete overview of the Accounting and Payroll diploma, including a detailed course list, and more career information

→ Learn about financial aid, admission requirements, upcoming start dates, and class schedules

Discover the Herzing Open Education Program (HOEP) and find out how you can take additional training, on-campus or online, after you graduate - tuition free!*

Request a tour of our Ottawa campus, take a no-risk trial class, and get help with your application 


Not sure which diploma program to choose?

Try our brand new Career Exploration Kit. It's a fun, interactive quiz that helps you know if you're ready for training, and which program is your best match. Click to start your personal assessment now!

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