Careers & Alumni
Accounting is a versatile degree and the job growth for the next eight years is expected to be 16%. Students who graduate with a degree in accounting may find jobs in many areas including:
- Bank Examiner
- Certified Management Accountant
- Certified Public Accountant
- Cost Accountant
- FBI Agent
- Financial Advisor (Municipal, County, State and Federal levels of government)
- Financial Manager
- Forensic Accountant
- Internal Auditor
- Internal Revenue Service Agent
- Management Consultant
- Operations Accountant
- Tax Manager
Potential starting salaries in this field are close to $41,000 and have the potential during a career to reach from $81,000 to $300,000 or more. The big four accounting firms start at $61,690.
Accounting Graduate's Success
Keystone graduates have pursued a master’s degrees at Marywood University in Finance/ Investments.
Keystone graduates have been hired by Arthur Anderson, AT&T, Bradford County Human Services, Cigna Healthcare, CPG Int., Davidson Fox & Company, LLP, Farley Financial, F.M. Howell & Co., Gibbons Ford, Guthrie Healthcare Systems, Harper Collins Publishers, Ingersoll-Rand, Landmark Community Bank, Lockheed Martin, Lowe’s, Mercy Hospital, Moody’s Investment Services, Nabisco, Parente Randolph, Paxar Corporation, Penn Security Bank & Trust Company, PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Procter and Gamble, Prudential Financial, McGrail, Merkel, Quinn and Associates (MMQ), Robert Rossi & Co., and Time Warner.
"The Keystone College Promise"
A pledge to first-time, full-time students in good academic, financial, and social standing.
Keystone College asserts that within six months after graduating from Keystone and fulfilling the requirements of the