Summer Leadership Program


DISCOVER is a one-day Summer Leadership Program (SLP) for rising juniors and seniors pursuing a degree in Accounting and interested in a career in public accounting. Selected applicants will spend an informative and fun day attending panel discussions and trainings, taking part in an office tour, participating in team-building games or events and getting to know WBL accountants and partners at an after-work social. We're already planning our SLP for summer 2020 and will post details here in early spring. Check back often!

In WBL's Summer Leadership Program, you will discover:

  • How to work and succeed in a team environment
  • Some of the brightest and best young accountants in the industry today
  • Experienced partners eager to share what they know
  • What it’s like to work at one of the top 100 Best Accounting Firms to Work For in the United States
  • Leadership skills that will help you launch your career in public accounting
  • Why firm culture is so important to your success


Who is eligible for the DISCOVER Summer Leadership Program?

  • Rising juniors and seniors in a four or five year collegiate program



  • Majoring in Accounting (with the intention of pursuing a CPA license)
  • Pursuing Bachelor’s or Master’s degree
  • Major and overall minimum GPA of 3.3/4.0
  • Strong interest in a career in public accounting
  • Active in the classroom, on campus and in the community


Skill requirements:

  • Excellent analytical, written and verbal communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Strong technical aptitude and skill set
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively on complex tasks in a team environment


Application and selection process:

The application process will begin in early spring 2020. Check back here often for updates.