Accounting Careers

BSBA Accounting Careers

The Bachelor of Science in business administration - accounting degree offers career opportunities in a number of different areas, including:

  • Public Accounting (Consulting, Auditing, Tax)     
  • Managerial Accounting (Manufacturing, Retail, Service) 
  • Governmental Accounting (Municipal, State, Federal) 
  • Not for Profit Accounting (Education, Charitable, Health Services)
  • Forensic Accounting (FBI, IRS) 
  • Information Systems (Computer Consulting, Implementation, Training, Internal Auditing)


An accounting degree can also help a student achieve a certification. The CPA is the premier accounting certification, but there are many others, including:

  • CMA (Certified Management Accountant)
  • CIA (Certified Internal Auditor)
  • CFE (Certified Fraud Examiner)
  • CFP (Certified Financial Planner)