What Can I Do With an Accounting Major?

Alma College graduates are employed in diverse and rewarding career paths including public accounting, private industry, government, and not-for-profit organizations. 

The field of accounting is rapidly changing in response to increased government regulations, frequent tax law changes, the globalization of business, and the ongoing downsizing and restructuring of corporations.

Accountants are assuming the roles of financial experts, system professionals, management consultants and budget analysts. In this increasingly complex and competitive business environment, accounting has become a dynamic field and your new skills will be in great demand.