Why Major in Accounting?
- Diverse Opportunities
- Inclusive Profession
- Flexible Working Environments
- Competitive Starting Salaries
- Excellent Advancement Opportunities
- Consistently High Demand for ACIS Graduates
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Have the positive impact on the world that
YOU choose through a career in Accounting.
Learn More About Accounting Careers from:
THE VIRGINIA SOCIETY OF CPAs
Here you can navigate through virtual touch points and hear from diverse certified public accountants (CPAs) on why they chose a profession in accounting and how they progressed to becoming a CPA. You'll also find opportunities to invite a CPA to come to your classroom virtually or in-person and lots of free resources for students and educators.
ROAD TRIP NATION
Most of us think of a career as a ladder, with only one way to go. "Making it Balance" proves a career is actually an ever-evolving journey; one that can move in any direction as you change and grow. Come along for the ride as Sobia, Leilani, and Da’Rell—three young adults on a mission to meet leaders who began their careers in audit or accounting and learn from them—travel across the country in search of what it looks like to pave your own career path. As you hear from inspiring leaders like Cathy Engelbert, WNBA commissioner and the first woman to lead a Big Four accounting firm in the US, and Bryan Ford, a former CPA who combined his business savvy and love of bread to become a baking consultant for bakeries around the world, you’ll see that careers are anything but static; you get to choose and define the path as you go.