Benjamin Hoeschel


Undergraduate School/degree:

NC State University – Bachelor of Science in Accounting, with a concentration in Financial Analysis

Background – where are you from originally?

Hockessin, Delaware

Past work/leadership experience/activities in college

Client Services Intern – Hamilton Lane. Strategic Solutions Intern – M&T Bank. Secretary – Club Golf at NC State, intramural sports every semester

What type of job would you like to have after completing the MAC Program? If you already have secured a job – where and what area?

I have already secured a job through the firm fellowship program with BDO as an audit staff in the Raleigh office.

Do you have any advice or tips you would like to give prospective students looking at applying to MAC programs?

The advice I give to prospective students looking at applying to MAC programs would be to ask questions about things that are meaningful to you. The staff at NC State is excellent and would love to hear from you.

Why did you choose the NC State MAC Program?

I chose the NC State MAC program because of my established relationships with professors and staff within the MAC program. The employees and students in the MAC program have developed a culture that will allow me to learn and grow as much as possible.

What are your expectations while attending the MAC Program?

While attending the MAC Program my expectations include increasing my knowledge of accounting and selected elective topics, expanding professional relationships with classmates and professors, and preparing for the CPA exam.

What are you looking forward to the most while in the Program?

I’m most looking forward to strengthening relationships with my peers and professors.