Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Career Resources

Accounting and Analytics Careers

Graduates with a BBA in Accounting or a BBA in Accounting and Analytics from Loyola find employment in accounting firms, banks, industry, and government. Sample fields and jobs include:

Public Accounting

  • Auditors
  • Audit technology or audit data analyst
  • Tax accountants
  • Tax technology
  • Consultants
  • Consultants - data analytics

Industry

  • Controllers
  • Internal auditors or data analyst – internal auditing
  • Tax accountants
  • Systems specialists
  • Cost accountants
  • Bankers

Governmental Accounting

Federal

Some of the agencies where accountants work include:

  • Internal Revenue Service
  • Securities and Exchange Commission
  • U.S. General Accounting Office

State and Local

Accountants work in the following areas of state or local government:

  • Budgeting and control
  • Financial administration
  • Tax administration
  • Data Analysts

These are among the organizations that have hired recent Loyola graduates:

  • Deloitte & Touche, LLP
  • Ernst & Young, LLP
  • Grant Thornton, LLP
  • Northwestern Medicine
  • KPMG, LLP
  • PriceWaterhouseCoopers
  • Wipfli, LLP
  • Andersen Tax, LLC

Career Resources

Business Career Services

In support of Loyola's Jesuit tradition of educating the whole person and the mission of the Quinlan School of Business to develop values-based leaders, we foster the career development process through comprehensive career services and resources. Current business students and business alumni are welcome to utilize services and resources offered by Business Career Services.