Examples of Jobs in This Field
Below are only a few examples of jobs you can get with an accounting degree. Learn more about other jobs in accounting here.
If you have a specific job in mind, you can learn more about it here.
Examples of Detailed Job Descriptions
In addition to earning a degree, you’ll also need experience.
Many employers will consider class projects, internships, part-time jobs, and volunteer positions you held while attending college as relevant experience.
Early in your college career, study job descriptions to determine what experiences you will need on your resume to qualify for the job you desire after graduation. You’ll have more time to acquire these experiences before you graduate and begin applying for positions in the field. The Leighton Career Planning Office can help.
Below are some examples of accounting job descriptions. Some of the duties may be unfamiliar to you now. Do not worry, you’ll understand more as you take classes and progress in the major.