- Associate Professor
Accountants in the United States earn nearly double the median wage of all occupations nationwide and can expect above-average job growth projections.
High Demand, High Compensation
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the demand for accountants remains high. RIC’s accounting program prepares you for entry-level positions, such as:
- external auditor
- tax accountant
- corporate accountant
- management accountant
Many of our students choose to become certified public accountants (CPAs) – the gold standard in the accounting profession. Depending on the courses you take in the program, the Accounting Department will prepare you for the CPA exam.
News About Our Department and its Students
These students are building their experience, their networks and their résumés. From left, RIC students Ben Cash, Ariel Dorsey and Vincent DelPonte.
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