Accounting is more than calculating numbers—it’s the language of business. The study and application of concepts and techniques used to measure business activities and record and interpret financial data enables informed communication and decision making at all levels of business. The Department of Accounting provides intensive study within the discipline, and real-world experience to gain a competitive edge in a variety of career opportunities.

Several accounting degree options are available for undergraduates and graduates at the Fox School, as well as numerous professional development and enrichment activities outside the classroom. The Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program is offered for those seeking the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensure. In addition, our PhD program is available for graduates interested in pursuing careers as university professors or research professionals.

With an accounting degree, graduates pursue professional opportunities in a diverse array of careers, including but not limited to public accounting and industry.


Choose the Area of Study That is Right for You

Explore the programs in the Accounting discipline, and gain the skills necessary to get ahead in a wide range of career opportunities.

Advance Business Through Research

The Department of Accounting faculty are scholars of international renown who produce cutting-edge research across a wide variety of specializations for today’s complex business world. Members have published in a range of leading academic research journals and have served as editors or editorial board members for important publications.

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Meet the Faculty

Accounting: By the Numbers


Student Professional Organizations

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