ADD UP THE POSSIBILITIES
If you think of an accountant and start to yawn, you’ll need to rethink your stereotyping about the profession. Gone are the days of dusty offices with adding machines being tended by rows of automatons in visors. As you research your education options for a career in accounting, you’ll find the field has radically changed and become a vibrant and exciting frontier, with many unique paths available to you.
DEGREES FOR ACCOUNTING STUDENTS
Before you can even think about beginning a career, you’ll need to figure out how high up the accounting career ladder you want to go—and what degree you’ll need to get there. Here you can research the traditional and online degree levels available and what you can do with each.
You know it’s important, but what is it?
Accreditation is your path to a quality accounting degree program and getting federal financial aid to help you pay for your education. We can help you understand accreditation basics.
CPA EXAM AND LICENSURE
Everyone wants to be the best in their chosen career. You’re no different, so preparing to sit for the prestigious CPA exam and meeting the licensure requirements for your state are key for your success.
Here’s everything you’ll need to do in your state.
Accounting is the language of business.
– Warren Buffett, Business Leader and Philanthropist
Hear it for yourself.
Accountants may put their faith in hard data and facts, but they also enjoy what they do and appreciate the lighter side of the profession.
CAREERS IN ACCOUNTING
From the expected—tax, auditing and financial accountants—to the unusual—forensic accountants and certified fraud examiners—and everything in between, careers in accounting offer opportunity, security and great salaries. Find out where you’ll fit in best in the global spectrum of accounting roles.