Is becoming an auditor right for me?

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What do auditors do?
Career Satisfaction
Are auditors happy with their careers?
What are auditors like?

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How to become an Auditor

An auditor needs at least a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or a related field. Some employers prefer to hire applicants who have a master's degree, either in accounting or in business administration, with a concentration in accounting.

Certification within a specific field of accounting improves job prospects. For example, many auditors earn a professional accounting designation (e.g., Certified Public Accountant in the U.S., Chartered Accountant in Canada).