you have an interest in an accounting career, we'll help you jump ahead
of the pack. From the basics to advanced topics, you'll learn from a
dedicated faculty, 100% of whom have CPA credentials and loads
of professional field experience.Your CPA program includes a six-credit
CPA Exam Review course rarely offered at the undergraduate level. And
no discipline on campus places a greater portion of its students into full time internships than accounting.
|Matthew Stout, '02 - Accounting, CPA graduate and now at BKD, LLP. Read his Success Story...
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Why Accounting at Saint Joseph's College?
You will receive the kind of personal attention and guidance in your
studies and career search that is unmatched at larger institutions.
Faculty advisers work with you to tailor your program schedule when
necessary. Many CPA-bound students complete the state's 150-credit
requirement in 4.5 years. With internships and summer work, some
students complete the same requirements in the conventional 4 years.
You start early: Most accounting majors have completed six courses (18 credits) of their requirements by the end of their freshman year.
At places near and far, such as BKD LLP, Huth Thompson, Central Soya,
Ernst & Young LLP, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Somerset CPA's and
Katz Sappler & Miller.
An extensive alumni network throughout the US, but especially
concentrated in Indiana and Illinois, means you are easily connected to
Great career opportunities: Many of our accounting students have entry-level positions lined up well before the end of their graduation year.