Vault Guide to Careers in Accounting

Whether you are interested in working for an accounting firm or working as an accountant for an organization, we have resources that can provide you with more information. As a Villanova University student or alumni, you have access to Firsthand, which features the popular Vault Guides.

By accessing the accounting industry page on Firsthand, you can get a snapshot of:

  • An Overview
  • Background
  • Structure
  • Industry Outlook
  • Resources
  • Related Professions

Check out these Day in the Life Examples and Career Q&A Videos.

By accessing the Vault Career Guide to Accounting, you will get a deep dive into:

  • Primary Products and Services
  • “Uppers and Downers”
  • Defining Events
  • Current Trends and Issues
  • Job Searching and Researching Companies
  • And more!

For even more information on the accounting profession, search “accounting” in Firsthand.