The primary objective of the Accounting Program is to prepare students for the full range of responsibilities which professional accountants are expected to assume. A high level of technical knowledge and a profound awareness of the context and consequences of professional decision-making is required to fulfill this objective. After completing the required academic courses, the accounting major will have satisfied the requirements to sit for the following examinations:

Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Certified Management Accountant (CMA)
Certified Internal Auditor (CIA)

 

Accounting Opportunities

 Possible Career Titles
  • Accountant
  • Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
  • Certifed Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Commercial Banker
  • Internal Auditor
  • Loan Administrator
  • More...

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Career Information for Accounting Graduates

 
Possible Employers
  • Public Accounting Firms
  • Tax Firms
  • Private Companies
  • Governmental Entities
  • Colleges / Universities
  • Consulting Firms
  • Law Firms
  • Banks / Financial Institutions

 

 

 

 

 

Story Image Pat Carmody is Cowan Award Winner

Registrar Pat Carmody is the 2017 Cowain Award Winner, and will receive a special medal during Commencement exercises May 6.

Story Image Dene Kay Thomas is Commencement Speaker

Dr. Dene Kay Thomas, president of Fort Lewis College and an SMSU alumna, is this year's Commencement speaker

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