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North Carolina State University, Poole College of Management Accounting Programs Profile

Written by AnonymousFebruary 29, 2012
North Carolina State University

North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina
Poole College of Management, Department of Accounting
Bachelor of Science, Accounting

The Department of Accounting at North Carolina State University, the Poole College of Management, integrates teaching, research and student engagement to create a dynamic learning experience. The program emphasizes analytical and technical skills, leadership, communication, information technology, corporate governance and strategic planning. Poole College of Management's Department of Accounting is the leading undergraduate accounting program in the state of North Carolina and one of the top programs in the Southeast. Accounting majors may gain practical work experience through a job, internship or co-op. The Poole College of Management has established partnerships with nine business schools internationally, so a solid majority of management and accounting students opt to study abroad. Regardless of major, all undergraduates in the Poole College of Management must take core business and accounting courses.

What's the school's contact information?
Campus Box 8113
North Carolina State University
Poole College of Management
Raleigh, North Carolina 27695
Phone: (919) 515-2256
Fax: (919) 515-4446

Type of school? Public

How much is tuition?
Annual in-state tuition: $4,853
Annual out-of-state tuition: $17,388
Room and board: $8,154
Required fees: $1,676
Books and supplies: $1,000

What's the typical student profile?
North Carolina State University has a total enrollment of 23,500 undergraduate students. Of the students population, 57 percent are male and 43 percent are female. Approximately 7 percent of all students are from out of state.

What type of test scores do I need?
Range for SAT Critical Reading: 530-620
Range for SAT Math: 560-660
Range for SAT Writing: 510-610
Range for ACT Composite: 23-26
Average High School GPA: 4.24

Regular application deadline: February 1

Career and placement:
Employers seek out Poole College of Management graduates because their education is in-depth and tends to lead to the success of the graduate and,in turn, the companies with whom they work.

The Poole College of Management Career Development Center provides year-by- year plans for students designed to ensure success after graduation. Presentations from local area employers are offered throughout the academic year. Workshops and events also help students network with professionals in the local business community.

North Carolina State University Career Services offers a broad array of career tools for current students. An interactive website allows students to search for jobs online, and peer counseling helps undergraduates evaluate their career goals.

All data is as of 2012.