Mission Statement

The mission of the Department of Accounting is to:

  • Provide top quality accounting education programs and support services, including a focus on critical thinking and business ethics, that attract and graduate an excellent and diverse student body who enjoy productive and successful careers.
     
  • Conduct significant and selective scholarly research in accounting, and integrate it into our educational process.
     
  • Encourage a collegial and supportive culture within the department, a respect and tolerance for people and their ideas, and an environment that supports success and the pursuit of excellence.
     
  • Build mutually beneficial relationships with the business, government, and alumni communities in order to increase our value to our constituents and supplement our resource base.

To learn more about what the Department of Accounting offers, view BSBA in Accounting,Master of Accounting, Master of Science in Accounting, and Ph.D. in Management.