What’s it like to study accounting and finance at Carthage? Current accounting and finance majors share their experiences.
Michael Arient ’21
- Majors: International Political Economy, Accounting
- Minors: Political Science
- Hometown: Schaumburg, Illinois
“Carthage was really the only school that allowed me the freedom to pursue all of my passions at once. I was unable to study both IPE and accounting at any other school, and here I am able to take on both as full majors alongside a minor.”
Rosemary Ehle ’24
- Majors: Accounting, Finance
- Minors: Spanish
- Hometown: Two Rivers, Wis.
“When I learned about the J-Term study tours here at Carthage, I knew it was something I could not pass up. The opportunities to travel during J-Term showed me that Carthage was where I was meant to be.”
- Majors: Finance
- Minors: Film and New Media, Economics, Studio Art
- Hometown: Gurnee, Ill.
“Even when things are really hard, I promise they will eventually get better. Keep on powering through because, one day, one bit of hope will show up, and all you need to do is take it and run.”
Kamren Smith ’20
- Majors: Finance and Management
- Minors: Economics
- Hometown: Joliet, Illinois
“Although college may seem stressful and scary at times, make sure to have fun. College is a once in a lifetime opportunity. Always remember that one test, one class, or even one event doesn’t decide your entire future. Life is truly what you make it.”