Posts Tagged: summer associates program

The Leadership Connection

UPMC is an expansive health system, which continues to grow across Pennsylvania. With this knowledge, one might expect that an intern like me would have little exposure to company leadership, as is the case with many large organizations. As a Summer Associate, however, this could not have been further from the truth. In fact, here at UPMC,… Read more »

Corporate Finance vs. Public Accounting: Make an Informed Choice!

As accounting students, professors often direct us toward careers in public accounting. Since most programs offer a Master’s, which provides the necessary requirements to sit for the Uniform Certified Public Accountant Exam, it seems like a logical choice. Public accounting affords exposure to numerous industries, allowing for professional growth and insightful experiences. However, through UPMC’s… Read more »

The Intricacies of Finance within Health Care

When looking for a unique and challenging internship opportunity for this summer, I turned to the health care industry for an engaging atmosphere that would develop my professional skills. The health care industry presents complex and interesting problems in an ever-changing socio-political environment. With this varying legislation and regulation comes the adaptation of health care… Read more »