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Accounting: Professional Resources

Occupations in Accounting

With a degree in Accounting, you might work in Auditing/Assurance Services, Tax, Environmental Accounting, Forensic/Investigative Accounting, Information Technology Services, International Accounting, Personal Financial Planning, Financial Management, Financial Reporting, Cost Accounting, Tax Planning, Budget Analysis, Research, Teaching and Consulting. 

According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow 16% from 2010 to 2020, about as fast as the average for all occupations. Demand for thorough financial documentation is expected to increase in response to recent financial crises and subsequent financial regulations. 

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Professional Organizations in Accounting

These are important professional organizations related to Accounting. The most important is The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants. Let us know if any organizations are missing.  

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