Opportunities for Undergraduate Students

This page shows only opportunities specifically for College of Business undergraduate students. You may use the menu to sort by category or go back to the Opportunities page.

Career Services: Workshop Week – Oct. 11-14

Workshop Week (Career Services)

All meetings on Zoom

Register to attend as many of these events as you would like at http://uca.joinhandshake.com

Topic Monday, Oct 11 Tuesday, Oct 12 Wednesday, Oct 14
Professional Dress 8:00–8:50 am
Resume Workshop 10:00–10:50 am 9:25–10:15 am
How to Work a Career Fair 11:00–11:50 am 1:40–2:30 pm
LinkedIn 1:00–1:50 pm
How to Use Career Services 8:00–8:50 am 12:15–1:05 pm
Power Skills 12:15–1:05 pm 8:00–8:50 am
Behavioral Interviewing 1:40–2:30 pm
How to Network 9:25–10:15 am

Accounting Club: Tuesday, Oct 12 • 1:40p–2:30p • COB 206

VITA and Taxes (Accounting Club)

Tuesday, Oct 12 • 1:40p–2:30p • COB 206

Find out how VITA, the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program, helps our community and how you can get involved as a certified preparer, an intake assistant, or a greeter. There is even an opportunity for three-hours credit for volunteer preparers.

The Forum | October 12, 2021 | 12:30pm | Lunch Served

All business majors and young professionals, but especially IRM majors, are welcome to lunch at The Forum on October 12, 2021, starting at 12:30 p.m. in the Brewer-Hegeman Conference Center on UCA campus. Network with insurance professionals and join a supportive atmosphere of professional development. This event is hosted by UCA’s Insurance and Risk Management program and the Young Insurance Professionals. If you have questions, please contact Cynthia Burleson, Director of the UCA Center for Insurance and Risk Management.


WestRock Conway – Intern

WestRock in Conway is looking for an intern to assist us in implementing a 3rd party software that will be used as our primary training tool for the plant.  We are looking for a business student that is versed in using Apple products and has familiarity with applications like Facebook.  We are looking for someone that is outgoing as they will be training plant employees on using the new software.  The internship is paid and the length is expected to be at least 1 year.

If interested, email your resume to michael.hussman@westrock.com.

Frost Open House (public accounting) • Thursday, Sep 23 • 4p • Frost’s Little Rock Office

Frost Open House (public accounting)

Thursday, Sep 23 • 4p • Frost’s Little Rock Office

Visit the offices of public accounting firm Frost. Meet their staff and take a look at the amazing view from their offices. Register and learn more at frostpllc.com/recruiting-2021.

Washington Internships

UCA students who are interested in an experiential learning opportunity in Washington DC should consider The Washington Center (TWC) for Internships & Academic Seminars during either the spring, summer, or fall term. The internship program consists of three components for which students earn UCA credit hours: (1) Internship – three to six credit hours; (2) Academic Course – three credit hours; and (3) Career Readiness – three credit hours. The early deadline for applying for the Spring 2022 internship program (January 25 – April 29, 2022) is October 6, 2021 and the regular deadline is November 3, 2021. For more information, please see UCA’s website for the internship program: https://uca.edu/washingtoncenter/. UCA students who are interested in the Spring 2022 internship program should contact Dr. Mark Mullenbach, UCA Liaison to TWC, at markm@uca.edu.

Firms Hiring Accounting Interns

More internships and jobs to search on Handshake!

These firms are hiring accounting interns. Log on to https://uca.edu/career/bears4hire/ to apply. Interviews will NOT be on campus. There are tons more internships and jobs to search on Handshake!

Firm Job Type Application By
Acxiom Financial Analyst Intern September 27
Little Rock Air Force Base Auditor Intern October 29

On-Campus Interviews for Accounting Internships and Accounting Jobs after you graduate

These firms will be on UCA’s campus this fall for interviews. Visit https://uca.edu/career/bears4hire/ to set up or update your profile and then apply for these jobs.

Firm Job Type Application By On campus Interview
(If selected)
BKD CPAs and Advisors Full-time & Internship September 22 September 28
Frost Full-time & Internship September 22 September 29
Landmark CPAs Full-time & Internship September 23 September 30
Bell & Co. Full-time September 29 October 6

ArcBest Technologies: Software Developer

A full time Software Developer position with ArcBest Technologies is available for seniors and masters students. Allowed majors are Computer Science, Computer Programming, and MIS/CIS students graduating December 2021-May 2022. Please our flyer for information about the position that will have an on campus interview associated with it on Tuesday, October 5th.
The deadline to apply for this position is Wednesday September 29th. Students can apply for the position in Handshake here. U.S. work authorization is required.

H&R Block • Tax Preparer Internship

H&R Block • Tax Preparer Internship

Preparers must complete H&R Block’s Income Tax Course to become certified. The course is free online of $149 in person. You can apply for the internship program now and certify later, but you must do both.

To certify: www.hrblock.com/class

Internship: https://sjobs.brassring.com/TGnewUI/Search/home/HomeWithPreLoad?partnerid=25515&siteid=5616&PageType=JobDetails&jobid=3172676