The accounting profession offers W. P. Carey students a dynamic environment and diverse career opportunities in the private sector and in government agencies worldwide. The job market for accounting graduates has never been better, and the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the employment of accountants will continue to grow by 10 to 20 percent annually.
The School of Accountancy's state-of-the-art curriculum provides you with technical expertise in the field and develops critical thinking, team-building, communication and information technology skills that are crucial for a successful career. Close ties to local, national and international firms give graduates a competitive edge in the job market.
The faculty includes thought leaders who excel in the classroom, and our Professional Advisory Board provides regular guidance on continuous improvement and strategic planning. The school is accredited by AACSB International and is consistently ranked among the top programs in the nation.
Accounting students receive essential academic preparation for professional careers in public, corporate and governmental accounting; personal financial planning and portfolio analysis; and consulting. The program also prepares students who are planning to operate their own businesses, pursue a graduate degree or attend law school.