Accounting (CEI)

Accounting is the process of identifying, measuring and communicating economic information to permit informed judgments and decisions by users of the information. Accountants maintain and audit records and prepare financial reports for organizations and individuals. They also advise on associated record keeping and compliance requirements.

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Related Major Skills

Adapt well to frequent change
Analyze and interpret data
Computer literacy
Critical thinking
Logical thinking
Numerical computation
Oral and written communication
Problem Solving
Systemizing skills
Team work
Work independently

Sample Work Settings

Accounting Firms
Advertising Agencies
Construction Companies
Consulting Firms
Financial Institutions
Golf Course Management
Health Care Organizations
Higher Education Institutions
Hotels/Motels, Resorts, Clubs
Investment Firms
Labor Unions
Local, State & Federal Government
Real Estate Agencies
Retail Stores
Small Businesses
Web-based businesses
 Last Modified 7/11/18