What Can I Do With a Business or Accounting Major?


Graduates have been placed at some of the most important businesses in the country, while many choose to stay in Sioux Falls, rising to leadership positions closer to home. Several have continued their study in MBA programs. Those who became CPAs are immersed in practice at national, regional, and local firms. Many have achieved partner status.

Professor Jaciel Keltgen Meets With a Student

Business Administration alumni include:

Alumnus named Among 'Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting'

Dr. Paul Bahnson, Augustana class of 1979 and professor of accountancy at Boise State University College of Business and Economics, has been named one of the "Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting" by Accounting Today, a leading accounting industry publication.

Recent Accounting alumni include:

  • Leah (Kooren) VanDam, '02
    Audit Manager, McGladrey & Pullen, LLP
  • Brenin Molden, '09
    Staff accountant
  • Lisa (Johnson) Lentz
    Eide Bailly
  • Julie Kafka
    Partner, Eide Bailly