Careers in Accounting

By completing a degree in accounting, you are preparing yourself for a career in which a broad background and general knowledge in the field are requirements. You may choose to pursue a new job search in accounting, to start your own business, or to seek a career with local, state, or federal government. If you graduate from the Bachelor’s program, you might also consider an accounting career in any of the following areas or positions:

  • For-profit businesses
  • Banking
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Cost Estimator
  • Enrolled Agent
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Tax Accountant
  • Tax Preparer
  • Accounts Payable/Receivable Clerk

As a Master of Accountancy graduate, you could choose to pursue a career in any of the following areas:

  • Accounting
  • Auditing
  • Budget analysis
  • Credit analysis
  • Financial examinations
  • Tax examinations and collections
  • Financial management

Discover more information about degree programs in accounting and finance at Ashford University.

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