What you can do with an accounting degree from UW-Platteville

With an accounting degree from UW-Platteville’s School of Business, you can work practically anywhere. Accountants evaluate and manage the financial health of an organization, and job demand for accountants is rising rapidly. UW-Platteville’s accounting program focuses on preparing students to pursue the Certified Public Accounting credential, which is highly valued by clients and employers. Additionally, all advanced accounting courses are taught by faculty who are CPAs, allowing you to benefit from their personal and professional experience in the field.

As a graduate, you’ll be prepared for a wide range of accounting careers in public accounting, auditing, tax accounting, budget analysis, and governmental accounting.

To learn more about the program, review the fact sheet.

Careers in accounting

Earning a bachelor's degree in accounting from UW-Platteville is a smart investment in your future career. You will develop knowledge in general business, as well as a strong background in accounting, making you fully prepared to enter the job market after graduation into careers like:

  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Budget analyst
  • Financial manager
  • Financial analyst
  • Financial advisor
  • Payroll specialist
  • Tax professional

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The accounting degree at UW-Platteville offers a student-centered approach focused on experiential learning that connects your education to your future career.

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