Student Life Blog

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 […]

May 2, 2018

3…2…1…We’re done!

It’s hard to believe but the end is in sight. The nine-month MAC program experience has come to an end in the blink of an eye. This program has been quite the adventure but I’d like to spend this blog […]

Apr 25, 2018

Where Did the Time Go?

There is just one more day of classes remaining and the semester will come to an end. It’s hard to believe that I’m only a few short months away from beginning a job in public accounting! Before I sign off […]

Mar 22, 2018

Between Winter and Summer Lies A Beautiful Spring Semester

Spring semester may be halfway over, but there is still plenty of learning to be done and knowledge to be gained throughout the rest of this busy semester. Whether it’s Advanced Audit, the Enterprise Risk Management (“ERM”) Practicum, or Advanced […]

Mar 5, 2018

Choosing a Service Line

Choosing a Service Line As you enroll in the MAC program at NC State, one of the first questions you will be asked will be about which service line you are leaning towards for a job. I had a difficult […]