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Training Provider Details :

Provider Information: 

Project Code: 5056N7     WIA Area: 28090
WIA Name: Twin Districts
Provider Name: Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College
Mailing Addr: P O Box 609
Street Addr 2:
City: Perkinston
State: MS     Zip: 39573

Contact Person Name/Title: Amy Stewart, WIOA Workforce Coordinator
Contact Telephone: 228-897-6912
Contact Fax: 228-897-6952
Contact Email Address:
Training Provider Website:
Training Provider Type: Postsecondary educational institution eligible to receive funds under Title IV of the Higher Education Act.

Training Location Information: 

Training Location: 

Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College-District Wide
Location Address: Multiple Campuses
Street Addr 2: P O Box 609
City: Perkinston
State: MS  Zip: 39573
County: 66 - Stone

Course / CIP Code Information: 

Course Name: 

CIP Code: 52.0301
Date Course Established: 8/1/1986
Length in Hours: 3120+
Pell Eligible: Yes

Course Descriptions:

The Accounting Technology program is taught at the Jackson County, Jefferson Davis and Perkinston Campus and is designed to prepare students for employment opportunities in the accounting field. Software taught in this program includes the latest version of Microsoft Office Suite and QuickBooks. Upon successful completion, students should be prepared for accounting positions in business and industry, governmental agencies, and public accounting firms.

Course Awards:

Certificate, Diploma, and Associate of Applied Science

When are Courses Offered?


Course Offering Options and Times may vary and are shown here for informational purpose only. Contact the training provider for additional information.
Full Time Enrollment
Part Time Enrollment
Daytime Classes
Evening Classes
Weekend Classes
Instruction Provided in Class room setting
Instruction Provided over the Internet

Training Schedule:
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time Of Day: Per class schedule

What are the Prerequisites to enter this training Course?

1. Go to your local WIN Job Center. Only a WIN Job Center counselor can qualify you for training.
2. If you qualify, the entry level requirements for this program are:

High school diploma or GED
Other Educational requirements: Must score level 4 (Silver NCRC) on the WorkKeys Exam.

What Careers are available to me if I complete the Training? 

Occupation Name 

Average Annual Wage Reqd Certification(if any?)
Bookkeeping & Accounting Clerks $23,940
Accountants & Auditors $41,310

How much does the Training Cost? 

WIA Funded Costs Catalog Listed Costs
Tuition: $5,200
Admin Fees: 300
Books: 400
Pell Processing: 100
Occupational Fees:
Uniform & Shoe:
Tools & Equipments:
Personal & Transport:
Room & Board:
*Total: $6,000
Tuition: $6,875
Admin Fees: 640
Books: 800
Supplies: 250
Pell Processing: 100
Occupational Fees:
Uniform & Shoe:
Tools & Equipments:
Personal & Transport: 9,078
Room & Board: 8,100
*Other: 30
*Total: $25,873

*Other Cost Desc: OPAC Testing Fee

*Maximum allowable costs for training vary by WIA area. Please contact your nearest WIN Job Center or local workforce investment area for additional cost information.

Program Report Card: 

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Completion Rate : 0%
Employment Rate : 0%
Training Related Employment Rate : 0%

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WIA Funded Participants  Rate :


WIA Participants Section:

Completion Rate for WIA Participants : 0%
Employment Rate of WIA Participants : 0%
Training Related Employment Rate : 0%

Average Monthly Wage Rate after 6 Mo :


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For More Information: 

About this Course Contact:

Name / Title : Dr. Erin Riggins, Dean of Instruction
Phone : 228-896-2506
Fax :

Email :

About WIA Contact:

Name / Title : Amy Stewart, WIOA Coordinator
Phone : 228-897-6912
Fax : 228-897-6952

Email :