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Accounting

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My Michigan Tech: Sarah Anderson

Sarah talks about why she chose business and Michigan Tech. The short answer? All the perks of a big university to help her reach her career goals, but with small class sizes and immersive experiences she loves.

Analyze. Consult. Run the numbers.

Michigan Tech graduates work for top companies including Deloitte, Ernst & Young, and Fortune 500 management teams.

Accountants are presented with a constant challenge—to provide accurate, transparent, and understandable financial information and advice to managers and investors. From financial budgeting to IRS enforcement to auditing and beyond. You’ll learn much more than accounting procedures, you’ll gain advanced knowledge and skills to help solve real problems for real organizations.

Get experience on the trading floor or in Silicon Valley. Pitch inventions and launch startups. Study accounting at a leading research university, in a learning environment infused with science, technology, engineering and math.

Be Ready for What Tomorrow Needs:

  • Assist local families and fellow students with income tax returns through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.
  • Gain experience developing a business from the ground up through Husky Innovate, which emphasizes evidence-based strategies for success.
  • Lead a student organization such as Entrepreneurs Club and Kappa Sigma Iota, Michigan Tech’s accounting and finance group.
  • Learn from world-class faculty in small classes, allowing you to know your professor on a first-name basis.

Create the Future with Careers In:

  • Accounting
  • Financial Analysis
  • Internal and External Auditing
  • Consulting

Huskies Get Hired By:

  • 3M
  • Boeing
  • Ernst & Young
  • Wells Fargo
  • Ameriprise Financial

Customize Your Degree:

Minors available in:

  • Economics
  • Global Business

Concentration available in:

  • Data Analytics

You can also earn a master’s in one additional year through the Accelerated Master’s program.

Take Courses Like:

  • Managerial/Cost Accounting
  • Foundations of Taxation
  • Attestation and Assurance
  • Accounting Systems
  • Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting

Learn more about accounting at Michigan Tech!