Professor lectures in Cedarville's stock room

Careers in Accounting

With a degree in accounting, you’ll be prepared for a variety of career opportunities. In addition, our graduates have achieved a high pass rate on the CPA exam and are prepared for professional certifications including the Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam, and the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) exam.

The accounting major prepares individuals for careers such as:

  • Auditor
  • Tax advisor
  • Budget analyst
  • Financial analyst
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Internal auditor
  • FBI agent
  • IRS agent
  • Controller

Career Preparation: Starting Freshman Year

Career Services at any university is the office that helps students find a job. So, while you may be spending time with the "admissions" staff right now, don't forget to check out a university's "emissions" team as well. The staffing, resources, and philosophy of a career services office tell you much about a university's focus on outcomes and student success.

Influence

The influence of Career Services at Cedarville University goes far beyond coaching resume and interviewing skills, hosting career fairs, setting up internships, or offering interest and skills testing. The team provides a MyPlan Career Assessment at no charge to new students, then advisors help students develop a four-year completion plan. Regular Jobs4Jackets emails keep employment opportunities “top of mind.” Career Services’ staff regularly present in classes, helping students connect job opportunities with what they are studying in their major.

Calling

At Cedarville, Career Services helps students think about their career choice as a calling — the opportunity to use unique God-given talents and abilities to make a difference in the world for Jesus Christ.

Comparing Placement Rates

Success

Cedarville’s placement rates — including graduates who are working in their fields of study — outperform national benchmarks year after year. Even in challenging economic times, employers seek out Cedarville graduates for their academic preparation, work ethic, and character.

Explore the Career Services website for additional resources and information!

 

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Discipline-related Experiences

Company Location Major Year
Air Force Research Lab Wright Patt, OH Computer Science 2016
Air Force Research Lab Dayton, OH Mechanical Engineering 2016
Air Force Research Laboratory Materials Directorate Electrical Engineering 2015
Akron Children's Hospital AND Kidder Law Firm Akron and Cadiz, OH Molecular Biology 2017
Allegheny Lutheran Social Ministries Altoona, PA Nursing 2015
Allegiancy Richmond, VA Finance 2016
Allegion Carmel, IN Mechanical Engineering 2016
Allegion Carmel, IN Mechanical Engineering 2017
Allegion Carmel, IN Accounting 2017
Alternatives Unlimited Milford, MA Social Work 2016
Alton Bay Christian Conference Center Alton, NH Worship 2015
Alzheimer's Association Dayton, OH Social Work 2017
Alzheimers Association - Miami Valley Chapter Dayton, OH Social Work 2016
American axle and manufacturing Detroit, MI Management 2016
American Electric Power New Albany, Ohio Electrical Engineering 2015
American Pharmacists Association Pharmaceutical Sciences 2015
Ametek - Precitech Keene, NH Finance 2016
Anneken Huey and Moser Ft. Thomas, KY Accounting 2015
Answers in Genesis Petersburg, KY Broadcasting, Digital Media, and Journalism 2017
ANT Center (AFIT) WPAFB, OH Electrical Engineering 2017
Apex community church Xenia, OH Youth Ministries 2016
Applied Optimization Dayton, OH Computer Engineering 2016
Applied Optimization Fairborn, OH Mechanical Engineering 2017
Arrowhead Forensics Lenexa, KS Industrial and Innovative Design 2017
Assurex Health OH Pharmaceutical Sciences 2016