Careers

Accounting is an integral part of any business and there are a variety of career opportunities available in the field. Students may work for a specific company, government agency or nonprofit organization, or work for an accounting firm that does work on behalf of numerous organizations. Some careers of interest for accounting majors include:

  • Accountant
  • Actuary
  • Auditor
  • Bank officer
  • Bookkeeper
  • Budget accountant
  • Computer systems analyst
  • Controller
  • Cost accountant
  • Credit manager
  • Economist
  • Educator
  • Financial analyst
  • Financial planner
  • Insurance agent
  • Internal auditor
  • Internal accountant
  • Investment banker
  • IRS agent
  • Management accountant
  • Management consultant
  • Market research analyst
  • Programmer
  • Public accountant
  • Purchasing agent
  • Statistician
  • Tax accountant
  • Tax specialist/preparer
  • Treasurer
  • Underwriter