USM accounting graduates land jobs


With a Bachelor of Science in Accounting degree from the University of Saint Mary, the range of business and accounting opportunities are vast. You can earn a job as:
 

  • Accountant

  • Payroll specialist

  • Accounts payable specialist

  • Medical records accountant

  • Billing advisor

  • Auditor


Many jobs and pay grades are based on your level of experience and advanced education. USM graduates immediately enter the workforce, while others move on to earn USM’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) or a CPA certification. All USM accounting students are eligible for 1 to 6 credit hour internships with major organizations in the Kansas City area, including Sprint and  the Kansas City T-Bones.


The good news: Your hard work at USM will pay off, as you’ll be in line to earn a great living – the average accounting-career salary in the U.S. is $65,000 per year.