Is it possible to get a job as an accountant without a degree?

Is it possible to get a job as an accountant without a degree? I have a semester left in school and what to start looking now but will I be hired if I do not yet have my degree? I have 2 years expereince in an accounting department.

Asked By: Rainey - 8/24/2007
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Most definitely. A lot of companies will hire you on as an intern (though still paid) and work with you and your schedule as you complete your schooling. Then, upon graduation, you can switch to full time. At my job, for example, this time as an intern will even count toward company service and expedite your... More
Answered By: VEGAS VIXEN - 8/24/2007
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Hard to say but I would think it's possible! They may even hire you in as a bookkeeper pending your degree. You don't know unless you try.
Answered By: Lady Astarte - 8/24/2007
It depends on what kind of accounting job you are looking at. If you are looking at one of the Big Four firms than the answer is no. You have to be CPA eligible to work in one of the Big Four in Audit, Tax or Business Assurance. I assume your Bachelors will be in accounting, and at the point you graduate you will... More
Answered By: Eric G - 8/24/2007
you are lying, because anyone who have two years experience in an accounting dept. knows that posing to be an accountant without a degree as CPA is against the law
Answered By: noy - 8/24/2007
I think its a slim chance.
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