Accountancy is about the recording, analysis, and reporting of financial information. In this major, you'll learn how to ask questions, analyze, make judgments, solve problems, and make decisions. Our program will prepare you for accounting positions in a variety of fields. Pursuing our fifth-year master’s degree also is an option.
First-year students need to apply to Business Undeclared for admission consideration to Gies. They then can pursue the Accountancy degree if admitted.
97% employed or continuing education
40% employed after graduation
57% attending graduate school
$62,142 average starting annual income
Sample employer destinations: Deloitte, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), KPMG View All
Sample grad school destinations: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Columbia University, University of Southern California View All
3.7 years to degree
96% first-year retention rate
83% four-year graduation rate
93% six-year graduation rate