Whether you choose to enter the job market with a high school vs. college graduation under you belt can have a very significant impact on the jobs you will be able to do and the amount of money you will be able to make.
Almost 90 percent of the job adverts you read require a CV and a resume to be sent to the prospective employer. They will use the information to consider you for an interview. For that reason you should learn to write powerful resumes.
An accounting major seems pretty cut and dry; the course of study will prepare a person to handle all of the situations that they come across in a career in accounting. What may surprise some people is the fact that a degree in accounting can also prepare you for several other, even higher paying jobs than just preparing someones taxes.
Are you the type of person who is invested in the care and enjoyment of other people? Do you love to plan vacations and manage the details of their itineraries? Do you love fine food and are interested in the atmosphere and operation of restaurants?
If this sounds like you, perhaps you should consider a career in Hotel and Restaurant Management.