Judson University’s accounting major is a rigorous, practitioner-based program that will prepare you for the dynamic financial reporting profession. Students will be eligible to sit for the CPA exam or a career in industry as a chief financial officer.
Seasoned practitioners and corporate executives will train you to recognize opportunities. Students will learn to analyze and find solutions to business challenges and opportunities. Furthermore, accounting professors will reinforce the value of character and ethics by drawing on their faith and experiences in the business world.
Why Accounting at Judson?
The Judson University Accounting program offers preparation for the CPA exam. At Judson, accounting graduates have experienced some of the highest pass rates for the CPA exam in the State of Illinois.
Skills & Experience
You will benefit from experience in:
- Tax Preparation
- Budget Analysis
The business department at Judson University provides many different events and opportunities to network with professional accountants and business leaders.
Learn more about the other programs offered in the Business Department.
A Unique & Professional Experience
The Business department at Judson University provides students with a variety of opportunities to develop professional skills in the business environment.
Shark Tank Event
Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022 at 7pm at Herrick Chapel
Inspired by the reality business pitch series “Shark Tank” on ABC, Judson’s annual event engages the student body and fosters creativity and entrepreneurship for students within all majors. Students prepare a pitch for their own business and deliver their presentations before a panel of judges. These judges are chosen for their leadership in local businesses.
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Get Real-World Experience
The Accounting program requires an internship during your senior year. Judson students have interned at places like:
- Plante Moran
- Mueller and Company
- Grant Thornton
- Wintrust Financial
What Can You Do with an Accounting Degree?
Judson graduates from the Accounting program have gone to work as:
- Chief Financial Officers
- Certified Professional Accountants (CPA)
- Cost Accountants
- Financial Planners
- Insurance Brokers
- Budgeting Directors
- Payroll Accountants