02/06/18 - Explore Business Majors: Accounting and Finance

Explore Business Majors: Accounting & Finance
02/06/2018, 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM
February 06
2018/02/06 17:00
Tuesday, February 06, 2018
2018/2/6
05:00 PM
2018/2/6
07:00 PM

Open to all Oakland University students. Come ready to explore professional possibilities in the nine business majors available at OU’s business school. At this panel-style event, you will meet with employers who are professionals in the field, as well as faculty, staff and current students. You’ll:

  • Learn about career paths in the major
  • Discover the hard and soft skills needed for success
  • Understand project job growth and trends in the field
  • Network

Dinner will be provided. RSVP at Oakland.edu/business/undergrad.

Accounting

The Accounting major prepares students for careers in public accounting, industry and government. Accounting professionals are individuals focus on analyzing and measuring business activity, processing that data into reports and communicating the information to decision makers. Accountants apply their skills in areas such as auditing, cost management, financial analysis, information systems, management, policy and taxation. Accounting is often the pathway to top management of a corporation.

Finance

Finance majors learn the theory and analytical tools associated with finance related decision-making in organizations. A major in Finance will help you develop the essential skills for careers in financial reporting and analysis and investment portfolio management for profit or not-for-profit organizations. 

Location

Elliott Hall

Stinson Center

275 Varner Drive

Rochester , MI 48309-4485


Contact Information
Bani Bordoloi