With a bachelor's degree, the median pay1 for accountants and auditors is more than $60,000, with the 10-year job outlook having a 13 percent growth rate.
St. Ambrose University also offers a Master of Accounting degree which is helpful for pursuing those upper-level accountant positions. Many states require prospective Certified Public Accountants (CPAs) to complete 150 hours of college education before being eligible for certification. Our Master of Accounting degree is a natural extension in the pursuit of this requirement.
Some of occupations of our undergraduates include:
Chief financial officer
1For 2012. Bureau of Labor Statistics.