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Graduate Degree in Accountancy

What Can You Do With A Graduate Degree in Accountancy?

Information and Options for Accountancy


Accountancy Related Skills

  • Ability to Interpret Data
  • Ability to Work Accurately and Precisely
  • Adaptability
  • Banking and Budgeting Skills
  • Capability to Perform Under Pressure
  • Computer Skills
  • Critical Thinking
  • Data Analysis Skills
  • Data Collection Skills
  • Data Processing Skills
  • Detail Oriented and Precise
  • Economic Knowledge
  • Effective Communication Skills
  • Flexibility
  • Logical Thinking
  • Organizational Skills
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Project Management Skills
  • Independent and Team Work Skills

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Related Entry-Level Career Titles

  • Bank Examiner
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Chief Cost Accountant
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • CIA Agent
  • Claims Adjustor
  • Computer Programmer
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Cost Accountant
  • Credit and Collection Manager
  • Estate Planner
  • Executive Administrator
  • FBI Agent
  • Government Claims Supervisor
  • Internal Auditor
  • IRS Investigator
  • Loan Administrator
  • Management Consultant
  • Manager
  • Managerial Accountant
  • Mortgage Underwriter
  • Stock Broker
  • Systems Analyst
  • Tax Advisor
  • Treasurer
  • Treasury Management Specialist

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Employers of Accountancy Majors

  • Accountancy Firms
  • Banks and Credit Unions
  • Brokerages
  • Colleges/Universities
  • Financial Services Firms
  • Government Agencies
  • Individuals
  • Insurance Agencies
  • Large Corporations
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Not-For-Profit Organizations
  • Software Companies
  • U.S. Internal Revenue Service

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