MAcc Employment Success

The MAcc program thrives on a tradition of excellence, including top career placements since the program’s inception in 1983.


Placement Rate, Spring 2017 Graduates 98%
Placement Locations, Spring 2017 Graduates 25% Out-of-State
75% In-State
Placement Rate, International Students Seeking Employment, 2017 100%
Historical Placement Rate Overall 95%
Placements in Public Accounting 80%
Placements in Government and Non-Profit Sectors 20%

Placement Geographic Locations, 2014-2017

MAcc graduates are placed in top jobs across the U.S. and internationally. The red-shaded states below indicate states where our graduates have accepted positions. Click the image to enlarge.

Recruitment Overview
Sample of Hiring Companies, 2016-2017

  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • PwC
  • KPMG
  • Grant Thornton
  • Eide Bailly
  • WSRP
  • BDO
  • Utah State Auditor’s Office

  • Utah State Tax Commission
  • Adobe
  • Goldman Sachs
  • JC Penny
  • Zions Bank
  • Overstock.com
  • Extra Space Storage
  • JetBlue Airways

Recruitment

The School of Accounting has a robust fall recruiting program managed by the MAcc career coaches. Each fall, more than 24 accounting firms and companies come to campus to recruit for full-time and internship positions. Both local and national opportunities will be available during this time. All the Big Four Firms, Grant Thornton, BDO and Eide Bailey as well as numerous smaller public accounting firms visit campus to recruit.

Students planning to participate in fall recruitment should contact their career coaches once they’re admitted to the MAcc program.

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