Accounting at Blackburn College offers practical, professional and exciting courses to prepare you for a career in this industry. You will learn about administration, legal, finance and management and develop your communication, teamwork and problem solving skills.
Why Blackburn College?
- Business Career Academy with visiting speakers, mentoring from employee volunteers, six weeks paid internship and employer-led seminars.
- Opportunity to study an additional qualification accredited by the IFS - The Institute of Financial Services.
- Trips to London's Old Bailey, High Court and Houses of Parliament - as well as Manchester United, Alton Towers and Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
- Strong industry links with Boots, Marks & Spencer, Santander and Barclays with work placement opportunities.
- Dedicated Accounting facilities in our Elizabeth Building.
HOW MUCH CAN I EXPECT TO EARN?
You can expect a starting salary of approximately £22,000 - which can rise significantly as your career progresses.
Here are just a few of the careers and job roles our graduates have gone on to do:
- Budget Manager
- Finance and Accounting
- Financial Analyst
- Human Resources
- Payroll Manager
- Tax Specialist