As an accounting major, you'll develop the ability to analyze and solve fiscal problems and find work in nearly every industry.
When you choose to major in accounting, you can look forward to an exciting, intensive course of study and a head start on a career. You also have the option of choosing an accelerated program that allows you to earn a bachelor's degree and a Master of Accountancy in as few as four years.
Find work in nearly every industry with this degree. Accountants are needed almost everywhere.
Gain valuable professional opportunities when you take advantage of the program's strong ties with the accounting community.
Take part in our winter internship program to gain hands-on experience — almost 100 percent of participants receive job offers.
What You’ll Study
You'll learn about generally accepted financial reporting principles; how to determine costs, prepare budgets and measure business unit performance; the U.S. regulatory framework around financial reporting/auditing; ethical dilemmas faced by accountants; accounting issues associated with international business activities; and how technology is used in the industry.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Recording, classifying and summarizing financial transactions to provide insight into financial health
Creating a financial plan by estimating expenses and revenues to allocate resources effectively
Breaking down complex problems or situations to identify patterns, connections and solutions
Analyzing and evaluating information to make informed decisions or judgments
Being accountable for one's actions and decisions and fulfilling obligations and duties
Analyzing and synthesizing information to identify patterns and connections
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- Public Accountant
- Private Accountant
- Governmental Accountant
- Budget Planner
- Tax Accountant
- Tax Auditor