Offered as a major
Related Academic Programs
Forensic Accounting Major
Even as an expert witness hired by an attorney or client in a dispute, the forensic accountant is tasked with being an advocate for the truth and not for one side or the other. If you are committed to discovering the truth, and working to assist humanity in curbing the ever growing problem of white-collar crime, legal disputes, and other financial and business conflicts then forensic accounting may be your calling.
Outside of Forensic Accouting Classes
Outside of Class
Forensic accounting students are involved in all kinds of activities related to their studies including Accounting Club, the annual ethics pledge, The Federal Reserve Challenge, Enactus or the Delta Mu Delta national honor society for business.
Resources for getting a forensic accounting job
The Career Center hosts an annual career fair specifically for accounting students where they have an opportunity to meet and maybe even interview with top national and regional employers for jobs or internships.
Students have found jobs and internships with top firms such as the “Big Four”— PricewaterhouseCoopers, Deloitte, Ernst & Young and KPMG—as well as specialized consulting firms such as FTI and RGL Forensics.
Mount graduates with accounting degrees
After You Graduate
Recent Mount alumni with accounting degrees now have job titles such as:
Among the organizations they work for are:
Certified public accounting firms
Private business and corporations
law enforcement agencies