Please ensure Javascript is enabled for purposes of website accessibility
December 9, 2022

To drop or not?

Hi Guys,

So I'm currently in a dilemma about whether to drop my Intermediate 1 accounting class or not? 

I just had my midterm and did really bad. To be fair, the professor is known for giving very difficult exams but I thought I could handle it no problem. It's not that I have trouble understanding the concept it just that I didn't really practice and study much which is entirely my fault.

My question is, would it be smart to drop it and get a W on my transcript and take it this upcoming summer with a better professor and hopefully aim for an A or A- or just see it trough and hopefully get B at most?

I'm planning on joining a Big 4 like every other student and have been invited to one of the Big 4's leadership program this summer. 

Any input would be much appreciated.

Regards,

Latest Accounting Jobs--Apply Now:

Have something to add to this story? Give us a shout by email, Twitter, or text/call the tipline at 202-505-8885. As always, all tips are anonymous.

Comments are closed.

Related articles

Advice: Leave Big 4 then come back?

Ready to get berated for this, but I want some constructive criticism. I graduated with a degree in finance and accounting, interned in audit with Big 4, and received an offer. The offer would start this August, and I’ve already taken 2 sections of the CPA exam. However, I’ve always considered pursuing medicine and I […]

Advice: Stay mid-market or try to get big 4?

Currently, I just finished my junior year of college and I have an internship with a mid market firm for next spring. I will be graduating that same spring with my bachelors in accountancy and will have my 150 credits to take the CPA exam. Assuming that I receive a full time offer after my […]