Master's in Accounting

Master's in Accounting Career Advancement and Job Placement

Whether you’re just starting or looking to advance your career in accounting, an MS degree will expand your opportunities and salary potential. The Drexel LeBow College of Business understands that post-graduation support is important. Students can take advantage of our Graduate Career Services to explore their career options throughout their program and beyond.

Job Placement Industries

Accounting professionals find careers in almost any industry, including:

  • Banking and Financial
  • Education
  • Government
  • Healthcare
  • Hospitality
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail

Job Titles

Many MS in Accounting graduates go on to become Certified Public Accountants. However, there are a wide variety of job opportunities for those with a specialized degree in accounting, including:

  • Assurance Associate
  • Audit Associate
  • Compliance Analyst
  • Project Accountant
  • Staff Accountant
  • Tax Associate

Drexel LeBow MS in Accounting Graduate Landings

Below is a list of few recent employers who have hired graduates of the Drexel LeBow MS in Accounting program:

  • BDO
  • CBIZ
  • Comcast
  • Deloitte
  • Ernst & Young
  • Global Tax Management
  • JPMorgan
  • Lutron Electronics
  • PwC
  • SAP
  • St. Clair CPA
  • The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Skills Acquired with an MS in Accounting

Some skills developed in the Drexel LeBow MS in Accounting program include:

  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Auditing
  • Data Analysis
  • Financial Decision-making
  • Financial Reporting
  • Leadership
  • Professional Ethics

Have more questions about job paths with a Master’s in Accounting? Request more information and find out the options you can explore with a master’s degree.