Are you interested in a career in accounting or finance? Apply to join MPREP (Multicultural Professional Readiness Education Program) Scholars!
MPREP Scholars is a brand new Mike Ilitch School of Business learning community designed to encourage, support, develop and retain multicultural, undergraduate students majoring in accounting and/or finance – from the day you arrive on campus to the day you walk across the stage at commencement. The program is funded in part by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), a Big 4 public accounting firm in Detroit.
As an MPREP Scholar, you'll be part of a tight-knit, supportive community focused on expanding diversity in lucrative and rewarding financial professions. Benefits include:
- Corporate mentorship: Long-term, one-on-one mentoring with Detroit-based accounting and finance professionals
- Professional development: Workshops and internships
- Industry exposure: Networking events, industry tours and involvement with professional organizations
- Academic support: Tutoring and study groups
The majority of our M.P.R.E.P. Scholars are of African-American/Black and Latino/a descent, however our learning community is open to all who are interested in being involved. If you would like to learn more about the program or recommend a fellow student for participation, please contact Lynita Taylor.