The Accounting major classifies and verifies numerical data, develops and maintains financial records following guidelines established by the company. In small organizations, may do some general office work.
In large organization, specializes in one type of activity, such as payroll or accounts payable. Works in every type of business, as well as government and nonprofit organizations. Duties vary with type of organization.
Graduates in this field may be required to:
process accounts receivable
process accounts payable
prepare customer invoices
assist in general accounting
Graduates in this field commonly experience:
work inside; office
work in cooperation with others
work under little direct supervision
complete considerable paperwork
work under stress to meet deadlines
Graduates in this field should have:
Employment statistics for 2009 - 2011 PTC graduates, who found jobs in this field, are as follows:
Some recent graduates have found work at:
Packaging Corporation of America
Clendenin Lumber Co.
Savannah Lakes Village