Accounting is an information science used to collect, classify, and manipulate financial data for organizations and individuals.
Accounting is instrumental within organizations as a means of determining financial stability. Accountants are responsible for determining an organization’s overall wealth, profitability, and liquidity.
What is audit?
Auditors work to make sure that a company’s financial statements accurately mirror the financial realities of the company they are auditing.
What is tax?
Tax professionals prepare federal, state, local, and international tax returns for companies. They give advice on financial matters to help companies reduce their tax liabilities, make better investment decisions, and execute better tax planning.
What is advisory?
Advisory consultants provide recommendations to clients regarding proper controls that address risks. Other services include compliance internal audit, security and privacy, and more.
What is the CPA?
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is the statutory title of qualified accountants in the United States who have passed the Uniform Certified Public Accountant Examination and have met additional state education and experience requirements for membership in their respective professional accounting bodies and certification as a CPA.
What jobs are there for me in accounting?
Jobs range from auditor, tax accountant, consultant, project controller and many more.
How much does the average accountant make?
Individuals who attain their CPA license generally earn around $73,800.
The benefits of becoming a member include an official nametag (provided at every speaking engagement), AA Crewneck, informational handbook, Office tour invitations, Member-only events, Participation Point System, AA Resume Drop and AA Mock Interviews.
How do I become a member?
Print out the membership form or pick one up from us at an AA meeting and return with it filled out along with membership dues to our secretary, Sophia Tsai.
The AA Leadership Development Program (AALDP) is dedicated to engage students pursuing a career in Accounting. Through a combination of student-led workshops and bonding activities, AALDP strives to develop leaders personally and professionally.