Accounting

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School of Accountancy
Weber State University
3803 University Circle
Ogden, UT 84408-3803

Phone: 801-626-6072
E-mail: advisebusiness@weber.edu

What can I do with a degree in accounting?

Students who earn accounting degrees can begin their careers in:

  • public accounting firms
  • government agencies
  • banks and other financial institutions
  • nonprofit organizations
  • the health care industry
  • service and manufacturing companies
  • consulting practices
  • private practice

Graduates of the School of Accountancy enjoy high job placement rates with employers such as Pfizer Pharmaceuticals, Wells Fargo Financial, eBay, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Flying J and a number of other well-known companies/organizations.

For the latest information on salaries in accounting, contact Pat Wheeler, employment and career services advisor for the Goddard School, or visit Career Services

What will I learn?

The School of Accountancy prepares you for careers in a global, culturally diverse, information-driven economy. As an accounting student, you will take a look at:

  • accounting cycles and financial statement topics
  • cost behavior
  • uses and limitations of accounting information in planning, controlling and decision-making processes
  • balance sheets, income statements and statements of retained earnings
  • time value of money
  • auditing standards

What is the application process?

Students seeking a degree or certificate within the John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics (GSBE) must be formally admitted. See admissions criteria and the step-by-step admissions process.

Degrees available

  • Master's Degree: Master of Accounting
  • Bachelor's Degree: Bachelor of Arts or Science (B.A. or B.S.) in Accounting
  • Minor: Accounting

The School of Accountancy is part of the John B. Goddard School of Business & Economics, which is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business—the highest level of accreditation attainable.


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