The Honours Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting allows students to build a solid foundation in financial and managerial accounting, auditing and taxation. Our undergraduate, MAcc, and PhD programs rank 8th, 7th and 9th, respectively, among public institutions, according to Public Accounting Report. Start your career as a small business accountant, accounts payable/receivable analyst, general accounting co-ordinator, accounting technician, payroll administrator, tax return specialist or junior corporate accountant. If you’re a current undergraduate accounting major at UGA and are interested in pursuing a graduate degree, you are eligible to apply to the 5-year BBA/MAcc program during your senior year.
Our degree summaries provide an overview of admissions requirements, earning potential and hiring prospects made possible by every accounting credential. Accounting may be taken as a major for the BMS(Hons) and as a subject for the BBA(Hons)(Fin), MMS and MPAcct. Some employers prefer to hire applicants who have a master’s degree, either in accounting or in business administration with a concentration in accounting. Accounting professors consistently rank among the best teachers at Columbia Business School. All salary information is compiled from data gathered from the Bureau of Labor Statistics () and/or PayScale (). After graduation, many accounting majors continue their education by entering the master of accounting (.) program at WSU.
Stricter laws and regulations, particularly in the financial sector, will likely increase the demand for accounting services as organizations seek to comply with new standards. Gannon’s accounting students participate in a variety of hands-on, service-learning experiences, such as the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program. Accounting information systems have reduced the cost of accumulating, storing, and reporting managerial accounting information and have made it possible to produce a more detailed account of all data that is entered into any given system.
The National Association of the State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) in its latest report indicates that Foster Accounting has the highest CPA pass rate in the State of Washington. In first year you’ll be introduced to business disciplines including accounting, economics, finance, management, marketing and statistics, and start your in-depth studies of contemporary issues in accounting. Part-time: Applications received in 2017 will be accepted for the new Bachelor of Accounting program only. We’ve researched every degree-awarding program at every accounting department in the U.S. and created the definitive 2015 accounting degree rankings. Cases and assignments will focus on small- to medium-sized Canadian organizations looking for appropriate solutions to information technology and accounting issues.
Our emeritus faculty includes: the former editor and co-editor of The Accounting Review, the top academic journal in accounting; the former president of the Auditing Section of the American Accounting Association; a trustee of the American Taxation Association; and recipients of the American Accounting Association’s Outstanding Educator Award and AAA Auditing Section’s Outstanding Educator Award.