Determine an organization’s overall wealth, profitability, and liquidity, and help companies with short- and long-term financial business decisions.
The Accounting programs emphasize cutting-edge technologies used in practice, including analytics and ERP systems. Integrated throughout the business core are courses that provide fundamental knowledge in the areas of global competitiveness, quality management, information technology, ethics, diversity, and problem-solving. Students’ enhance analytical abilities through courses such as statistics and economics. The program also addresses communication skills, considered critical by practicing accountants.
Program job titles reported
Certified Public Accountant (CPA); Auditor; Management Accountant; Government Accountant; Fraud Examiner; Tax Accountant
Select program hiring partners
Addison Precision Manufacturing, Ahern Insurance, Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon), CITIC Securities Co., Deloitte, DeMott & Smith, EFPR Group, LLP, Enterprise Holdings, EY, Flaherty Salmin CPAs, G.W. Lisk, Inc., Genesee & Wyoming Railroad Services, Insero & Co CPAs, LLP, Insource Services, Inc., KPMG, Mengel Metzger Barr & Co., PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC), The Bonadio Group, University of Rochester, Welker Mojsej & DelVecchio CPAs, LLC
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Saunders College of Business undergraduate and graduate programs are fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, the premier accrediting organization for business schools. Less than 5 percent of the institutions granting business degrees have received this accreditation.
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