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UWG Department of Accounting and Finance

The accounting major educates students so that they can begin and continue to develop careers as professional accountants. The program of study provides both entry-level competence to make sound independent judgments and a foundation for career development. The student is prepared for a wide range of professional careers in industry, finance, government, and other not-for-profit organizations.

Possible Careers
Actuary, Auditor, Bank Examiner, Benefits Administrator, Budgetary Control Analyst, Certified Public Accountant, Chief Financial Officer, Claims Adjuster, Consumer Credit Officer, Controller, Cost Accountant, Credit and Collection Specialist, FBI or CIA Agent, Governmental Accountant, Inventory Control Specialist, IRS Investigator, Loan Administrator, Management Consultant, Managerial Accountant, Personal Financial Planner, Professor, Public Accountant, Securities Broker, Systems Analyst, Tax Specialist, Treasurer, Trust Accountant, Underwriter

Degree Options
Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Accounting

For More Information
American Accounting Association
American Institute of Certified Public Accountants