Accounting

A major in accounting leads to opportunities in public accounting, private industry, or governmental accounting.  Accounting professionals must be able to solve abstract, unstructured problems and understand the complex social, legal, and economic environment in which businesses operate.

Related career titles

Accountant
Auditor
Business credit/loan administrator
Budget Analyst
Certified Public Accountant
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
College/University Faculty*
Compensations/benefits administrator
Controller
Financial Manager
Forensic Accountant
FBI Agent
Internal Auditor
Investment banker
Management consultant
Tax consultant
Treasury manager

*Additional training needed for these occupations

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Related accounting links

K-State Accounting Department
http://cba.k-state.edu/about/departments-initiatives/accounting/index.html

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
http://www.aicpa.org

Master'sInAccounting.org
http://www.mastersinaccounting.org/

CPA Directory
http://www.cpadirectory.com

Kansas Society of Certified Public Accountants
http://www.kscpa.org

Institute of Management Accountants
http://www.imanet.org

Institute of Internal Auditors
http://www.theiia.org/