Accounting Major

A Good Career Choice

Career opportunities are especially diverse for Accounting majors. Internships can help students differentiate between career paths and crystallize career objectives. The experience in and exposure to real accounting systems, service learning projects (e.g., Volunteer Income Tax Assistance project) and problems are often motivating factors, leading to the completion of coursework with a clearer concept of the relationship between academic pursuits and professional development.

In our college pursuing an accounting major gives you a choice for your professional career path: public or private accounting

  • budget analysis
  • financial accounting
  • management accounting
  • tax accounting
  • auditing


You also can choose to pursue prestigious and valuable professional certifications:

150 Credit Options for Accounting Majors desiring to take the CPA Examination

Students planning to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam should consult with the College of Business Administration academic advisor in CBA Rm. 112 to arrange an appropriate degree plan.

Learn about our other majors: FinanceGeneral BusinessInformation SystemsManagementMarketing

This page was last updated on: November 19, 2018