The Profession

The CPA world has a lot going on. Before you leap, know what you're getting yourself into.

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What will you do after college?
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Why be a CPA?

Why? All the perks make it pretty obvious—but here’s the hard evidence to back it up.

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Salary & Demand

Learn how and why you’ll get paid well and always be wanted.

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Industries & Specializations

A career as a CPA comes in multiple flavors. Browse them all and pick the one for you.

Just a glimpse of what's inside:

 

Why? All the perks make it pretty obvious—but here’s the hard evidence to back it up.

Just a glimpse of what's inside:

 

Learn how and why you’ll get paid well and always be wanted.

Just a glimpse of what's inside:

 

A career as a CPA comes in multiple flavors. Browse them all and pick the one for you.

Just a glimpse of what's inside:

 

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The all-expenses-paid party isn’t over yet.

In addition to the Accounting Scholars Leadership Workshop, there’s the AICPA Minority ScholarshipApplications open now!.

 

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Getting on the fast track

You can be eligible for promotion after as little as one year with a firm. They’ll give you some responsibilities as a supervisor, meaning you’ll not just work on a project, you’ll also help direct others. And if you do well, you could move up the ladder of authority fast.

Source: The Inside Track to Careers in Accounting by Stan Ross and James Carberry

 

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