Accounting Major at the University of Nebraska–Lincoln
At Nebraska, you'll discover accounting is creative, exciting, social, diverse, rewarding and it all adds up to a great career. Accounting professionals are valued critical thinkers and problem solvers in today’s competitive marketplace. As a thoughtful voice who understands how money flows, you can help others make good decisions and have a positive impact. The possibilities are endless — your accounting knowledge can help individuals, small businesses or major companies thrive in Nebraska and across the world.
Learn more at: https://business.unl.edu/accountingmajor
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[00:00:00.310]At Nebraska, you'll discover accounting
[00:00:02.680]is more than just working with numbers.
[00:00:05.480]As alum Warren Buffett says,
[00:00:07.257]"Accounting is the language of business."
[00:00:11.540]Your accounting knowledge
[00:00:12.810]can help individuals, nonprofits,
[00:00:15.410]small businesses or major companies
[00:00:17.790]thrive in Nebraska and across the world.
[00:00:22.570]You'll learn by doing the work
[00:00:24.030]of an accountant in class
[00:00:25.440]to build skills in data analysis
[00:00:27.740]and critical thinking.
[00:00:29.500]You can also experience working full-time
[00:00:31.880]during tax or audit season
[00:00:33.820]in our distinctive internship program,
[00:00:36.340]where you intern for half the semester
[00:00:38.720]and take accelerated classes
[00:00:40.570]for the remaining half.
[00:00:43.350]Accountants are constantly working with people
[00:00:46.450]and in teams and solving problems for clients.
[00:00:50.270]At Nebraska, we build your communication skills
[00:00:53.290]by merging the world's of business and theater.
[00:00:56.620]Through writing, improv techniques and role plays,
[00:01:00.280]you'll be able to communicate in the workplace
[00:01:03.710]during even the most unpredictable situations.
[00:01:09.450]Our AACSB dually accredited accounting program
[00:01:13.110]stands out to employers
[00:01:14.630]as a top program nationwide.
[00:01:17.330]By the time our students are juniors,
[00:01:19.340]most have accepted a job offer.
[00:01:22.160]Huskers go on to be business owners,
[00:01:24.640]audit associates, tax consultants,
[00:01:27.180]financial analysts, managers, and more.
[00:01:30.540]You can also stay another year and earn
[00:01:31.651]a Master of Professional Accountancy degree
[00:01:35.370]to prepare for the Certified
[00:01:36.860]Public Accountant Exam.
[00:01:40.310]and hands-on career development,
[00:01:42.550]you will do big things
[00:01:44.440]at Nebraska's College of Business.
[00:01:46.940]You can explore the accounting major further
[00:01:49.130]by looking at its four-year plan
[00:01:51.210]or meeting with our academic advisors.
[00:01:54.100]Your path to leading the future of business
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