Accounting

The programme leads to an award of a BSc Degree in Accounting.

Accounting focuses on methods to create, maintain and audit a detailed and accurate system that displays the finances of a business or organisation.

What Can I Do With This Major?

Below are some accounting career paths a graduate can follow:

 

PUBLIC ACCOUNTING

 

CORPORATE ACCOUNTING

 

 

GOVERNMENT

 

NON-PROFIT

 

 

EDUCATION

Assurance services

Financial management

Auditing

Accounting

Teaching

Business valuing

  Financial reporting

Financial reporting

Internal auditing

Research

External auditing

Internal auditing

Financial management

Financial planning

Consulting

Personal financial planning

Cost accounting

Budget analysis

Budgeting

 

Tax

Tax planning

Research

Money handling

 

Environmental accounting

Transaction Services

Auditing

Record keeping

 

Forensic/Investigative accounting

Budget analysis

Financial reporting

  

International accounting

Information technology

   

Financial accounting

    

Litigation and risk management consulting

    

Management consulting

    

Business valuing

    

Personal financial planning

    

Below are some of the various accounting sectors/organisations a graduate can work:

Public accounting firms,
Large/multinational, regional, local
Sole practitioners
Companies of all sizes, in all industries:
Manufacturing
Retail
Technology
Financial services and insurance
Healthcare
Federal Bureau of Investigation
Internal Revenue Service
Department of Treasury
General Accounting Office
Office of Management and Budget
Securities Exchange Commission
State and local agencies
Social service agencies
Non-profit organizations
Hospitals
Public school systems
Universities and colleges
Religious organizations
Libraries and museums
Political parties
Labor unions
Universities and colleges