Accounting & Information Management

Career Services

Recruiting will be discussed during orientation. Izabela VanDeest is our Placement Coordinator.

Placement Stats

*Placement statistics beginning with the 2011-2012 academic year are as of September 30. All prior year placement statistics are as of June 30.

Placement 09 - 10 10 - 11 11 - 12* 12-13 13-14 14-15
National Public 43% 63% 74% 68% 78% 78%
Local Public 25 10 9 15 21 19
Industry 12 1 9 8 1 3
Government 10 1 1 0 0 0
Education 1 1 0 0 0 0
Uncertain 9 14 7 9 0 0
Total 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Organization 09 - 10 10 - 11 11 - 12 12-13 13-14 14-15
BDO       1    
Burkhart & Company       1    
Crowe Horwath 3 2 4 6 3 5
Deloitte 6 5 4 5 14 11
Dixon Hughes 3 7 4 2 7 1
Ernst & Young 16 10 27 11 13 22
Georgia Pacific     3 0 1  
HCA       2   1
IBM 0 0 0 0    
KPMG 4 9 6 3 4 6
LBMC 2 3 2 1 1  
Other Industry       2   1
Other Public Accounting       8 3 3
Pershing Yoakley 2 0 2 3   2
PricewaterhouseCoopers 7 14 9 13 22 12
Pugh & Co. 0 2 1 2   1
Tenn. State Audit 0 0 1 0    
City 09 - 10 10 - 11 11 - 12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Nashville 9 18 20 17 24 20
Atlanta 18 24 24 15 31 22
Knoxville 15 11 11 17 5 12
Asheville 1 1 1 1 0 1
Charlotte 0 1 1 2 2 0
Chattanooga 5 2 2 1 1 0
Memphis 1 1 2 0 2 0
Cincinnati 4 0 0 0 0 0
Chicago 0 0 0 1 1 1
New York City 0 2 2 3 1 2
Washington D.C. 2 1 0 0 2 0
Tampa 1 0 0 0 0 0
Boston 0 0 1 0 0 1
Other U.S.A     5 4 6 7
Graduates by Concentration 09 - 10 10 - 11 11 - 12 12-13 13-14 14-15
Assurance 46 48 48 42 47 46
Information Management            
Tax 30 27 32 26 28 23
Totals 76 75 80 68 75 69

Experience with Employers

Warren Slagle Accounting Day

The Warren Slagle Accounting Day is tradition spanning more than 40 years. The event brings together hundreds of alumni, students and friends of the Haslam accounting and information management programs to network.  

For more information contact aim@utk.edu.


Neel Corporate Governance Speaker Series

MAcc students are invited to attend the Neel Corporate Governance Speaker Series each semester. The Speaker Series introduces experts in topics that students will face in an evolving profession. Past speakers include leaders of public accounting firms, audit committee members, Chief Financial Officers, PCAOB board members, SEC commissioners, and institutional investors.


Internships

All Haslam MAcc students complete an internship as part of their degree, and many have participated in several internships before enrolling in the program.


Companies where Haslam MAcc students have interned: 

BDO
Burkhart & Company
Crowe Horwath
Deloitte
Dixon Hughes
Ernst & Young
Georgia Pacific
HCA

IBM
KPMG
LBMC
Pershing Yoakley
PricewaterhouseCoopers
Pugh & Co.
Tennessee State Audit