Accounting - Careers

What Can You Do with This Major?

The Holy Family accounting program prepares students to become accounting professionals by combining skills, proficiencies, and a global business perspective, with the understanding of business ethics and standards of social responsibility of the profession.

Our accounting coursework accommodates students interested in pursuing any of the many career opportunities available in the accounting profession in corporate, government, not-for-profit organizations, and education.

  • Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Management Accountant (CMA)
  • Chief Financial Officer
  • Controller
  • Cost Accountants
  • Systems Analyst
  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)

How Much Do Accountants Make?

Depending on the type of accounting (private, government, or non-profit), an accountant's salary will vary.

Take a look at the most recent data showing current accounting salaries by state, which is provided by