Careers & Recruiting

An overview of the career and recruiting preparation provided in the Penn State Smeal Master of Accounting (MAcc) program.

The Master of Accounting from the Penn State Smeal College of Business is part of an emerging trend of career-acceleration degrees that are increasing in demand among prospective employers. Top organizations are looking to hire graduates who have the technical competence and expertise to excel in careers such as public accounting, corporate accounting, management accounting, and governmental accounting. 

Preparation and Development

Our Career Services team provides individualized guidance and a full portfolio of resources to help you best position yourself to top recruiters. We guide you through the development of your own Personal Career Strategy, which is a framework that helps you map where you want to go in your career and how you are going to get there.

Connecting with Companies

Our team is structured to forge and maintain close relationships with recruiters, and we are committed to building the foundation for your career success. By facilitating on-campus interviews, networking opportunities, and more, we ensure that the recruitment process is user-friendly and efficient for both students and our network of recruiters.