Accounting professionals must now enter the field as leaders with the creativity and dedication to take on new and exciting roles. New niches emerging in the field, such as environmental accounting, forensic accounting and international accounting, are bringing new career opportunities like never before. Also up-and-coming are unique accounting opportunities in industries, including finance, entertainment, telecommunications and software development.
At the Joseph I. Lubin School of Accounting, you will work closely with industry partners to gain practical experience in the field. You are also given a variety of opportunities to network with Whitman alumni and industry professionals to help you land a position at top accounting firms, such as Deloitte, PwC, KPMG and Ernst & Young. Our challenging and well-rounded program produces graduates ready to take on the best jobs in accounting.
Whether structuring a new company or developing a corporate tax strategy, our world-class faculty bring a broad range of expertise into the classroom. As a result, you will have a unique opportunity to understand how financial management plays an increasingly key role in today’s business models.