Some people speak in words.
You speak in numbers.
In the world of business, that’s a good thing. Because
where most people see only a bunch of numbers,
you see solutions.
At the Iowa State University College of Business, a
degree in accounting will allow you to turn your skills
into tools that will help any business or organization
make the best-informed decisions.
In other words, if the world of business is an adven-
ture, then you can serve as the guide.
As an accounting major, you will learn how to help
corporate managers, investors, financial institutions,
government agencies and the public find solutions,
thanks to your ability to gather, analyze and report
In fact, an accounting degree from Iowa State
University will mean a wide and diverse range
of career options will be waiting from you.
From the private sector to public service, you are ready
to put your interests – and your education – to work.
IT’S ABOUT MORE THAN
WHAT GOES INTO YOUR HEAD
Sure, you will learn a lot in the classroom from our
award-winning faculty. But we want to help you put
all that knowledge to use. Many companies and
organizations are looking for students who want to
learn even more through internship opportunities.
From the major accounting firms to Fortune 500
companies, you’ll have many opportunities at
Iowa State University.
YOU’LL BE PREPARED FOR YOUR CAREER
With an accounting degree from Iowa State
University, you are ready to begin your career. In
fact, 95 percent of our 2005 accounting graduates
were putting their degree to work after they finished
school. And our graduates began their careers
with an average starting salary of nearly $40,000.
AND YOU’LL BE READY FOR THE CPA EXAM
Get this: in May of 2002, Iowa State accounting
students had a passing rate on each exam section
of the certified public accountant exam that ranked
them in the top five among universities across the
nation for all four sections of the test. You’re not
just ready to work, you’re ready to excel.
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