Student Life Blog

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 […]

Feb 7, 2018

Essentials to Successful CPA Review

Essentials to Successful CPA Review Let this blog serve as your ingredient list to a successful, unwavering CPA review. NC State Jenkins MAC program, coffee, change of scenery, and personal incentives are each essential to ensuring your CPA review goes […]

Jan 24, 2018

Life Outside the Classroom

Life Outside the Classroom Happy 2018! Now that the fall semester is finished and the holidays are over, we’re back into the swing of things here in the MAC program. I spent much of my time off in December preparing […]

Dec 11, 2017

Time Flies

Am I really halfway through the MAC program? It appears so! The past four months have been quite the roller coaster ride. As I reflect on the assignments, exams, and memories made, one word comes to mind: wow.  The word […]

Dec 1, 2017

Wrapping Up The Year (The Recruiting Process Part II)

Hello again! Since my last post, the semester is starting to wrap up and winter is in the air. Over the past couple of weeks I have been finishing up team projects which involve both class presentations and written reports. […]