School of Accountancy

School of Accountancy

The accountancy program at W. P. Carey School of Business is consistently ranked among the best programs in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and Public Accounting Report. Our state-of-the-art curriculum provides you with technical expertise in the field and develops your critical thinking, team-building, communication and information technology skills. The program prepares you for professional careers in public, corporate and governmental accounting; personal financial planning and portfolio analysis; and consulting.

Contact us

School of Accountancy
Office: BA 223Q
Phone: 480-965-3631
Fax: 480-965-8392

Demand for accounting graduates is strong, and our close ties to local, national and international firms give you a competitive edge in the job market.

ASU accounting degrees

The School of Accountancy at the W. P. Carey School of Business offers two undergraduate accounting programs. The primary difference is that the Accountancy program focuses more on public accounting (audit, tax, consulting), whereas the Corporate Accounting program focuses more on managerial and in-house corporate accounting.

Professional licensure

The School of Accountancy prepares graduates for excellence upon entering the workplace. Since certification and licensure requirements vary by profession and from state-to-state, we recommend that you visit the ASU licensure website to determine if your program meets the requirements of individual state licensures or national certifications, as applicable. If you have specific questions, please send an email to