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MSCPA Career Fair & Graduate Expo
Friday, September 30, 2016
1:00 - 3:00 pm p.m.
Sheraton Hotel (Copley Place)
Grand Ballroom 2nd Floor
39 Dalton Street, Boston

Join us at the premier Accounting Career Fair & Graduate School Expo in Massachusetts. Meet with representatives from local, regional and international firms looking to hire interns, entry-level and experienced staff. Need to complete your 150 credits? Explore educational programs from across New England. Registrants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents to attend.

We want to make attending the career fair as easy as possible – organize a van or carpool for your school (4 or more to a vehicle) and we will give you free valet parking!

View a list of participating firms and colleges

“The MSCPA Fall Career Fair was an amazing experience. It provided me with the opportunity to practice my networking skills, reach out to firms, and get an internship. It is a must for all juniors and seniors interested in an accounting career!” - MSCPA Student Member Keren Dekel, Lasell College

"The MSCPA Fall Career Fair is a must attend event for any CPA firm seeking the best of the best young hires in the industry. Abrams Little-Gill Loberfeld PC attends the Fair annually. We are impressed with the caliber of qualified candidates available to us from several universities as well as those we have taken on board as interns - often resulting in an offer of employment. We've scored every time.” - Abrams Little-Gill Loberfeld PC

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Thursday, September 15, 2016
4:00-7:00 p.m.
MSCPA Conference Rooms, 9th Floor
105 Chauncy Street, Boston

Meet with HR reps and accounting professionals for a pre-career fair workshop to fine-tune your resume and polish your interviewing skills. Registration begins at 3:45 p.m. A professional photographer will be on hand after the workshop so you can update your LinkedIn photo.

MSCPA Student Members Only. ** Not a student member? Join today:

**Preference will be given to student members who are registered for the MSCPA Career Fair and who have not attended a prior prep session.

“The interviews, information about networking and how to prepare for the career fair were most helpful. The event was great!”– Adrienn Rezes, UMass Boston, 2015 CF Prep participant

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