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Oklahoma City Community College is closed March 17-24 for Spring Break. All offices will be closed, and classes are not in session. The college will reopen for normal business hours Monday, March 25. 

American Payroll Association: PayTrain Courses

Take your Payroll career to a Professional level! Earn the FPC or CPP Certification TODAY!

PayTrain Level I                                            PayTrain Level II
March 6 – April 5, 2018                                      Dates TBA - Late August 2018
(NO CLASS week of March 19)
6 – 9 p.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays


PayTrain Level I (click to ENROLL)            PayTrain Level II
$780.00*                                                    $880.00*

Upcoming Exam Testing Windows:

Fall Exam Window: September 15 - October 13, 2018
Applications Accepted: July 10 - October 12, 2018

Spring Exam Window: March 23 - April 20, 2019
Application Accepted: January 15 - April 19, 2019

Program Requirements: There are no admission requirements to take this program, however certain criteria must be met for participants taking the FPC or CPP exam. See exam requirements below.

For more information on fees and other certification details, visit


Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC)

The FPC is a certification credential for payroll beginners and service and support professionals. The exam is open to all those who wish to demonstrate a baseline of payroll competency. For more information visit:

Certified Payroll Professional (CPP)

The CPP is a certification credential for those with some experience in payroll. To qualify for CPP certification, candidates must have earned three years of payroll experience in the five years prior to taking the exam. For more information visit:

FOR MORE INFORMATION:  Contact Kirstin Krug at 405.682.7856 or  

*Effective February 2, 2015, OCCC Professional Development Institute customers who choose to make payments with a credit or debit card (American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or Visa) will incur a 2.75% convenience fee for use of the service.  A convenience fee covers charges assessed by credit card companies for providing the service.