OU ranked third-best college in Michigan for accounting majors

OU ranked third-best college in Michigan for Accounting majors
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OU was ranked No. 3 on a Zippia.com list of the state's best schools for Accounting majors.

Oakland is the third-best college in Michigan for Accounting majors, according to a recent report from Zippia.com. 


Zippia.com examined 10 Michigan universities to see which provided the best career opportunities for Accounting majors.


The report scoured data from the National Center for Education Statistics and ED.gov College Scoreboard while looking at which colleges’ Accounting majors perform best in the job market.


The following metrics factored into the rankings:


  • Career Results: mean earnings after six years and 10 years, and ratio of graduates employed to unemployed after 10 years


  • Accounting emphasis: percentage of graduating class that are Accounting majors


  • School performance: admissions rate, graduation rate, average cost of attendance and median amount of debt.


The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor ranked first on the list. Michigan State University, University of Michigan-Dearborn and Grand Valley State University were also included in the top five.


To learn more about Oakland’s Accounting program, visit the website.