You’re smart, ambitious and focused. You’re willing to invest the time to enhance or transition your professional career into something better. You know a graduate degree in business is your ticket to the job and the salary you want, in a field that excites you. For you, career success means more than just a financially rewarding job. It’s about making a positive, sustainable impact on the world.
2017 Employment Outcomes
Of the 197 Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) students from the class of 2017, 102 students, or 51.8%, reported having accepted full-time positions within six months of graduation.
Potential Career Outcomes
Here are a few of the many positions that our MSA students have secured:
- Staff Accountant (Assurance, Tax)
- Staff Consultant (Risk and IT Risk)
- Corporate Accountant
- Forensic Accountant
- Financial Consultant
Our MSA students are able to find positions with many well-known companies throughout the world. Here are some of the companies from which our past MSA students have accepted job offers.
|Companies that Employ MSA Students|
|Baidu||Bank of America||Bank of China|
|Salesforce||Stanley Black & Decker||Under Armour|
Career Services for Students
Upon your arrival and during your time at Maryland Smith you will participate in five career readiness courses designed to equip you with the critical skills and tools to execute a strategic job search and prepare you to successfully navigate the interview process. Additionally, the Office of Career Services (OCS) also helps prepare you with the following services and opportunities:
- Résumé Reviews
- Cover Letter Reviews
- Interview Skills
- Career Courses
- Networking Strategies
- Job Search Strategies
- One-on-one Coaching
- Industry Specific Coaching
- Small Group Coaching
- Visa and Immigration Workshops
Career Service Engagement Outcomes
For more information, visit the Office of Career Services website.