Stephen F. Austin State University

Career Opportunities

In general, the job outlook is good. Average starting salaries range from the mid-$30,000s to the low-$60,000s, depending upon degree, location and area of interest. Each year, many companies recruit on campus, and our graduates successfully compete for jobs against graduates from all other institutions in the state.

Accountants perform their services in a variety of environments, including public accounting, business and industry, government and education. There are several professional certifications available for accountants such as:

Potential job opportunities include:

Public Accounting:

Business and Industry:

For more information, contact the Department of Accounting at tmarsh@sfasu.edu or 936.468.3105.