Robyn Roberts '23 is a grandmother of 33 who owns a trucking business with her husband. In 2023, she graduated from Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) with a degree business administration — which she earned while driving explosives across the country.
Dr. Zuzana Buzzell, associate dean of SNHU's business programs, was a business and accounting analyst before joining academia two decades ago. Recently she answered questions about the importance of education, how education has shaped her career and more.
While many accounting degree holders find work as certified accountants and analysts, similar professions are also available across many industries. The analytical and critical thinking skills gained in an accounting program can prepare you for more careers than you might think.
Every year, college students across the U.S. choose majors and pursue degrees that best align with their career goals. Among the most popular majors is business. There are actually many different types of business degrees you can pursue, and they vary by academic level and areas of concentration.