MAC Program

Mar 7, 2019

Tackling the CPA Exam

There are a few scary terms in an accountant’s career: “busy season”, “the balance sheet isn’t balancing”, and “the CPA exam”. With graduation fast approaching and job start dates not long behind, the time has come to start conquering one […]

Feb 28, 2019

Organization Is The Key

Today, I got an email that my cap and gown are ready to be picked up! Even though there is still so much work left to be done, the finish line is starting to come into focus. The key to […]

Feb 5, 2019

Application Advice

At this time a year ago, I had successfully sent in my application for the MAC program before I went 8,000 miles across the ocean for a month. Little did I know that upon my return to the States, I […]

Jan 23, 2019

Outside the Classroom

As grad students we spend a lot of time focused on academics.  But this month, I want to share with you some of the ways I stay involved in the MAC program outside of the classroom. Working as a TA […]

Dec 4, 2018

Semester Highlights

How fast time goes never ceases to amaze me. Somehow I blinked and an entire semester of the MAC program is just about done!  For the end of the semester, I’ll be presenting on the CVS/Aetna acquisition, a local company’s […]

Nov 26, 2018

Feeling Thankful

It’s no secret the MAC program is challenging.  Between recruiting, exams, presentations, and CPA prep, it can get stressful.  Last Tuesday, we took a break to be thankful for what gets us through those stressful times: each other! Thankful for […]

Oct 30, 2018

From Undergrad to MAC

With the fall semester quickly coming to a close, now is the best time for me to share my tips on how to survive the transition from undergraduate studies to the MAC Program. I am sure you have heard horror […]

Oct 22, 2018

Managing Your Job Search

Just when I thought things couldn’t get any busier, the pace has managed to pick up since I last blogged!  I’m taking a break now from studying for midterms.  Although it can be overwhelming at times, I enjoy the fast […]

Sep 26, 2018

From Elon to NC State

Hi, my name is Elizabeth and I am a student in the 2019 MAC Class. I’ll be blogging throughout the year to give you insight on my experience here at NC State. Before the more interesting blogs get posted, I’ll […]

Sep 11, 2018

Back to School

Hi, I’m Matt! I’m a student getting started in the NC State MAC Program class of 2019.  I’m excited to share my experiences with you over the course of the next nine months as I go through the program. About […]