Why study accounting at Hastings College?
Accounting students at Hastings College prepare for life-long learning. We integrate traditional business and accounting knowledge with a broad set of courses across disciplines. You’ll graduate equipped with the tools necessary for today’s changing world.
How You’ll Grow
Through challenging in-class projects and internships, you’ll learn accounting practices, build analytical problem-solving skills, fine-tune communication strategies and hone research and teamwork skills. Working with your advisor, you can meet the 150 hours of coursework required to sit for the Certified Public Accountant exam in Nebraska and other states. A major in accounting prepares students for careers as public accountants, private accountants, auditors, bank examiners, analysts, chief financial officers and graduate school.
Where HC Alumni Go
Our recent graduates are working:
- In public accounting as staff accountants, auditors, manager and partners;
- In industry as cost analysts, internal auditors, computer installation specialists, controllers and financial advisors;
- For standard-setting organizations, including the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), the Governmental Accounting Standards Board and the International Accounting Standards Committee.
|David Carpenter |