Career Opportunities


Accounting majors can find employment in:

  • public accounting firms
  • corporations and private businesses
  • government agencies
  • educational institutions
  • non-profit organizations.

Specialize in areas like

  • Auditing
  • Financial accounting
  • Business evaluations
  • Forensic accounting
  • Managerial accounting
  • Tax auditing

Further Education

Accounting majors can go on to graduate school or enhance their credentials by pursuing a Certificate of Financial Planning, a Certificate of Management Accounting or a Business Valuation Certification.

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The field of business is vast and flexible. By focusing their studies on one of Heidelberg’s concentrations, students are able to find their place in the business world.

Our graduates have found employment in businesses like:

  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • Price Waterhouse Cooper
  • Marathon Oil Corporation
  • Parker-Hannifin Corporation
  • Northwestern Mutual
  • Honda
  • Ernst and Young
  • Merrill Lynch
  • The Timken Company


Further Education

Business majors can continue on to complete a Master’s in Business Administration, other graduate degrees, or law school.


Student in Class

Econ majors can find employment opportunities in places like:

  • Government
  • Private industries
  • Finance
  • Real estate
  • Insurance
  • Non-profit organizations
  • Consulting firms

Economics majors may be employed as

  • Stock brokers
  • Data mining specialists
  • Statisticians
  • Financial or market analysts
  • Public policy consultants
  • Researchers
  • Purchasing managers

Further Education

Economics is a versatile major that can lead you into graduate or doctoral programs, law school, or an MBA.