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Clayton & McKervey’s Reach Beyond summer program invites college students to explore what it means to be a successful CPA

Posted on February 13, 2018 by

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Clayton & McKervey, an international certified public accounting and business advisory firm located in metro Detroit, provides an exceptional educational opportunity to college students interested in pursuing public accounting as a career. Called Reach Beyond, the program connects undergraduates to Clayton & McKervey accountants and shareholders in their workplace setting, demonstrating what it takes to bring value to the firm’s clients.

Clayton & McKervey President Rob Dutkiewicz, CPA says the Reach Beyond program gives students who have a passion and drive for public accounting a unique inside look at the dynamic culture of the firm.

“Clayton & McKervey is a growth-driven organization, so we’re looking for students who want to go above and beyond, which ties in with one of our core values. We welcome students who want to see how we exceed the expectations of not only our clients, but of ourselves,” Dutkiewicz said.

Students in Reach Beyond will learn about career opportunities and the recruiting process, interact with experienced accountants working in a variety of service lines and have fun discovering what it’s like to work for an international firm with an entrepreneurial culture.

For juniors and seniors, Reach Beyond will take place June 5 and June 6, and applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Pursuing a degree in accountancy, with an interest in public accounting
  • Current cumulative and accounting GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Actively involved in extracurricular activities
  • Ability to participate on both days

For freshmen and sophomores, Reach Beyond will take place on July 19, and applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Pre-business or accountancy student, with freshman or sophomore standing
  • Current cumulative and accounting GPA of 3.2 or higher
  • Interest in pursuing opportunities in public accounting
  • Actively involved in extracurricular activities

For more information about Reach Beyond, please visit our website.  Students may also check with the career services office at their college or university. Applications are requested by March 30, 2018.

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