Internships and Career Services

Some careers will require additional education and experience, which is one reason the College of Business offers a wide variety of internship opportunities to expand your skills, preparing you for the best opportunities after you graduate.

Career Opportunities in Accounting

The certified public accountant (CPA) remains the most requested accreditation, while a master's degree in business administration (MBA) also is a key qualifier for many senior-level and financial analyst positions. Other highly regarded credentials include the certified internal auditor (CIA), certified information systems auditor (CISA), certified management accountant (CMA), certified payroll professional (CPP) and certified credit executive (CCE) designations. Potential career fields for those with a Business Administration Degree with a concentration in Accounting include:

  • Auditing
  • Budget Analysis
  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Tax

According to Robert Half, a prestigious and nationally-known recruitment firm, the following accounting positions are currently in great demand.

  • Controllers
  • Financial analysts
  • Business systems analysts
  • Internal auditors
  • Accountants
  • Tax accountants
  • Cost accountants
  • Auditors
  • Accounting operations

Internships

More information? Go to the Jack H. Brown College of Business and Public Administration Internship Website