• Summer Leadership Program

    A week-long program for highly qualified students looking to pursue a career in public accounting.

Pathway to Success

BDO’s summer leadership program, Pathway to Success, is a highly selective, week-long program held every year in Chicago.

Designed for rising sophomores and juniors who are considering a career in public accounting, Pathway to Success gives students the chance to learn more about both the accounting profession generally, and BDO specifically. During the program, students attend workshops, presentations, networking events, and panel discussions. They’ll also have the chance to meet with a wide variety of BDO professionals, including recruiters, associates, senior partners, and even our CEO.

Visit BDO's career website, mycareer.bdo.com to see what past attendees had to say, and to learn more about the program.

Applicant Requirements

  • Current or expected accounting major
  • Completed 2-3 years of college
  • Personally and academically motivated
  • Distinguished in the classroom, on campus, and in the community

Thank you for your interest in BDO's Pathway to Success summer leadership program. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2015 conference. The application window for 2016 will open in January.

For more information on the Pathway to Success program, email us at PathwayToSuccess@bdo.com


Get to Know BDO: Summer Leadership Program