Accounting has been well known as the language of business, helping determine a company's future success. At Gwinnett Tech, you'll train on the accounting terminology and know-how needed to pursue many different jobs in this field working with financial information. You'll learn how to prepare financial statements, track production costs and profit figures, calculate payroll and taxes, and monitor accounts payable and receivable.

This program is offered at Gwinnett Tech's Alpharetta-North Fulton Campus as well as our Lawrenceville Campus.

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  • Offerings
  • Instructors
  • Top Jobs
  • Advisory Board
  • Certificates

    • Computerized Accounting Specialist

    • Office Accounting Specialist

    • Payroll Accounting Specialist

    • Tax Preparation Specialist


    • Accounting


    • Accounting Technology

    Continuing Ed

    • Six Sigma

    • QuickBooks

    • Microsoft Excel

    • Accounting Fundamentals

  • Lanny Nelms
    Program Director Accounting
    ext 6322
    Mike Palma
    Instructor Accounting
    ext 6623
    Debbie Trumbo
    Instructor Accounting
    ext 6377
    Jermaine Whirl
    Dean, Business Sciences and Art & Design
    ext 6829
    • Accounting assistant

    • Accounting clerk

    • Audit clerk

    • Bookkeeper

    • Staff accountant

    • Junior accountant

  • Accounting Program Advisory Committee

    Cliff Bray, CPA
    Partner, Westbrook, McGrath, Bridges, Orth & Bray C.P.A.

    Eric Brown

    Linda Chastang, CPA
    Manager, Douglas K TiIghman, PC, CPA

    Laura Durio
    Sage Software

    Diana Fowler
    Coca Cola Enterprises

    Holly Monaghan
    President, The Waters Organization

    Nick Morin
    Sage Software

    Eric Young, CPA
    Owner / Principal, Eric N. Young, CPA, PC

    Lanny Nelms
    Accounting Instructor, Gwinnett Technical College

    Mike Palma
    Accounting Instructor, Gwinnett Technical College

    Debbie Trumbo
    Accounting Instructor, Gwinnett Technical College

    David Welden
    VP of Finance, Gwinnett Technical College
    Adjunct Accounting Instructor

Take the first step towards a top job in this field and apply for next semester. All the dates and deadlines you need to know are here on the website. If you're looking for ways to pay for your education, check out the scholarships for this program. You can also learn about our instructors, clubs and organizations and check out the advisory board to learn more about companies in this field.