No matter where you’re going, we’ll help you get there.

98 %

Job placement rate over the last five years

Today’s accounting firms are looking for leaders with technical skills in data science, artificial intelligence, and information technology—skills you’ll develop as you earn your MS in Accounting/MBA. These skills can give you a concrete advantage over other job applicants and position you to begin your journey toward one of these exciting roles:

  • CEO
  • CFO
  • Tax Principal
  • President
  • Business Development Manager
  • Professor of Accounting
  • Controller
  • Partner
  • Financial Consultant
  • VP, Operations & Finance
  • New Ventures Director
  • Consultant

As you progress through the MS in Accounting/MBA program, you’ll have access to a range of tools and opportunities that can help you launch your job search. Our Career Services staff is 100% focused on your success and committed to providing you valuable resources. (That’s probably why we have a 100% job placement rate. It’s something we’re really proud of.)

What does support from Career Services look like?

  • An interview with one of our partner firms as you’re applying for the program
  • Coordination of interviews and placement for your corporate residency
  • Guidance and coaching from a career advisor
  • Alumni panels to share insights on topics important to your future
  • A professionalism workshop on best practices for building a personal brand
  • Resume review, mock interviews, and networking events with partner firms

Connect with our alums.

There’s real power in a personal network. The Graduate School of Professional Accounting, established more than 50 years ago, has a passionate and loyal alumni base you’ll be able to connect with while you’re earning your degree and long afterward. Our 3,000 graduates—partners, directors, managers, and associates—are links in a supportive chain stretching from Boston to Beijing and beyond. In fact, many alumni of the program often reach out in order to hire recent graduates.

Northeastern’s Office of Alumni Relations is also happy to connect you to the larger community of 40,000+ graduates via events, programs, services, chapters and groups, volunteer opportunities, and more. Our alumni represent a diverse range of businesses, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies. Become part of this ambitious and active group and expand your horizons!

Questions? Get in touch.