Wilson accounting students mean business

A career in the growing accounting industry is both challenging and rewarding. With an accounting degree from Wilson College, students will be equipped to take on any opportunity that comes their way.

Beyond the numbers

At Wilson College, the study of accounting encompasses more than numbers and spreadsheets. Incorporated with a robust liberal arts education, the accounting major provides students with a solid financial foundation as well as sensitivity to the ethical and international climate of today’s dynamic and ever-changing business world. With accessible faculty and intimate class settings, students benefit from a comprehensive and personalized approach to learning.

Preparation for entry into a thriving job market

Year after year, the accounting profession sees steady growth, making the job market excellent for graduating students pursuing a wide variety of careers.

Internships are an integral part of the accounting program, providing real-world experience for students, exposure to a variety of accounting settings and career planning opportunities.

A degree in accounting provides opportunities in:

  • Public accounting
  • Financial institutions
  • Manufacturing
  • Merchandising
  • Service enterprises
  • Federal, state, or local government
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Graduate programs, business school or law school

Whether students study accounting as a major or elective, they will gain fundamental business skills they can bring to their careers and personal lives.