Tippie accountants are in demand

The reputation of Tippie’s accounting programs—both the BBA and the MAC—makes us a popular recruiting destination for the Big 4 accounting firms, as well as a host of other businesses in an array of industries that need skilled accountants.

In any given year, more than 120 employers hire Tippie-trained accountants, including:

  • AEGON Group
  • Deloitte
  • EY
  • HNI
  • John Deere
  • KPMG LLP
  • PwC
  • Principal Financial Group
  • Rockwell Collins
  • RSM

Tippie accountants work everywhere

But don’t think accountants only work in accounting firms. Who runs the numbers on professional sports contracts and major movie deals? Accountants. Who helps the government keep track of the many ways it collects and spends money? Accountants. Who helps tech startups figure out their venture capital needs or the best time to go public? Accountants. When the time comes, the Pomerantz Career Center offers a wealth of resources to help you find internships, networking opportunities, and your first—or next—accounting job. 

Alumni Story
Mary Beth Zajicek

Choosing how to fill the 30-hour gap that separates your undergraduate degree from your CPA could be one of your wisest decisions.

After completing her undergraduate degree in accounting at the University of Iowa and a summer tax internship with Deloitte Tax, Mary Beth opted for Iowa’s full-time Master of Accountancy (MAC) program. And it’s what set her apart from her peers.

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