Employers Value Accounting Majors
The B.B.A. in Accountancy program provides students with the foundation needed to secure entry-level positions in the field and sit for the CPA Exam. Additionally, it grooms students for a Master of Professional Accountancy degree as well as graduate studies in other business areas or law.
Georgia State’s undergraduate catalog lists the required coursework for the program as well as a suggested schedule of study.
The ISTJ personality type is well-equipped for Accounting. Do you know yours?
34.5% of accounting grads have a master's degree.
Controllers earn $98K/year on average and are experiencing industry growth of 10%.
A top skill for Controllers at Deloitte is Financial Metrics, a highly relevant but uncommon qualification.
Accounting is a highly educated group with 94% working in a related field at least once.
PwC, Ernst & Young and Suntrust are the top three employers of GSU Accounting grads.
The top skill of GSU Accounting grads who work at Suntrust is Financial Analysis.
The average salary for all Accounting graduates from GSU is $92K.
Outside of Georgia, Florida attracts the most Accounting grads from GSU.
The top three industries for GSU Accounting grads after Accounting are Finance, IT and Education.
TOP EMPLOYERS OF GSU ACCOUNTING GRADS AND AVERAGE SALARY
Current Average Salary by Degree Level for All Majors
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
|$54.2K Bachelors||$71.8K Masters||$79.4K Doctorate|