Many companies require the ongoing expertise of a staff accountant. As an accountant, you may find yourself working for a manufacturing firm, a hospital, a bank, an insurance company, or a private corporation. In addition, CPA firms, government agencies and not-for-profit organizations also hire accountants.
According to CAREERwise Education, Minnesota's career, education and job resource, employment for accountants and auditors is in very high demand and there will be a need for about 26,113 new Accountants and Auditors to meet market demand between 2018-2028. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.
Graduates secure employment in positions such as Accountants, Financial Analysts, Financial Advisors, Payroll Accountants, Tax Accountatnts, Accounting Clerks, Receivables/Payables Clerks and Cost Accountants.