Department of Economics, Finance, & Accounting Careers in Economics, Finance, and Accounting - Fort Hays State University
Department of Economics, Finance, & Accounting

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Department of Economics, Finance & Accounting
Fort Hays State University
600 Park Street
McCartney Hall 201
Phone: 785-628-5805
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Careers in Economics, Finance, & Accounting

Opportunities for a career in Economics, Finance, and Accounting are found everywhere—nearly every town, no matter how small, has a bank, an insurance company and needs accountants.

Our well-established curriculum will prepare you for a variety of high-demand careers across the country and around the world. Recent alumni have accepted positions such as public accountants, corporate accountants, bank examiners, loan officers, credit analysts, financial planners, insurance agents, educators and an assortment of other occupations. A number of graduates have chosen to advance their education by pursuing a graduate degree.

Possible Careers for Accounting majors:

  • Auditor
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Corporate Accountant
  • Controller
 
  • Forensic Accountant
  • Fraud Investigator
  • Internal Revenue Service Agent
  • Tax Specialist
 
Follow this link for a more extensive list of careers  in accounting and to see a list of firms that have hired FHSU accounting graduates.

Possible careers for Finance majors:

  • Appraisers
  • Banking or Lending Officers  
  • Financial Analysts
  • Financial Planners
 
  • Insurance Professionals
  • Loan Specialists
  • Portfolio Managers
  • Stockbrokers
 
Follow this link for a more extensive list of careers in finance and to see a list of firms that have hired FHSU finance graduates.

Possible careers for International Business and Economics majors:

  • Export Sales Representative
  • Global Sourcing Specialist
  • International Account Executive
  • International Finance Officer
 
  • International Loan Officer
  • International Marketing and Sales Specialist
  • International Travel Agent
  • Research Analyst 
 
Follow this link for a more extensive list of careers for international business and economics majors.

Career Exploration Resources

FHSU Academic Advising & Career Exploration Center
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