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Accounting jobs are projected to grow 10 percent through 2026, faster than the average for all occupations. Bentley’s accounting degree can be tailored to match specialized accounting careers like auditing or IT. Depending on the path you choose, you may earn credentials from professional groups, like the Institute for Internal Auditors, along the way.

If you’re seeking to become a Certified Public Accountant (CPA), you can choose between a four-year undergraduate accounting degree or our Falcon Fast-Track program which puts you on a path to earn your graduate degree. Either way, you leave Bentley prepared to sit for the CPA exam and get to work.

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Explore our Accounting Degree

Networking her way to Wall Street

When it came time for Emily Niditch ’17 to find a summer internship after junior year, she did was many Wall Street professionals do: She hustled. After calling nearly 100 investment banking professionals in New York City, she landed an interview that launched a career in a field she’s loved since childhood.

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Lighting a fire for his students

The American Accounting Association has given Mahendra Gujarathi, Bentley's Rae D. Anderson Professor of Accounting, its Outstanding Accounting Educator Award for 2018, making him the first Bentley professor to be so honored. See how he lights a fire for his students, and what lessons he’s learned from teaching at Bentley.

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Connect with Bentley Accounting Faculty

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Accounting is a growing profession and has an abundance of job opportunities, so I’ll be prepared for the future with a lot of room to grow.
Andrew Rutledge
Class of 2020

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