Accounting

Accounting / Professional Accountancy B.S./M.S
Program Highlights
  • Students begin accounting courses in their first year and begin learning the latest technology including Excel, Quick Books, Tax Act and TaxWise software, and XBRL.
  • Accredited by the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE), making it one of only five colleges in the country to hold this newly specialized accreditation
  • Students may elect to complete a three-course sequence in forensic accounting during their undergraduate study. 
  • Available minors in over 50 areas including Sustainability, Entrepreneurship and many more.
  • Required accounting internships include a major research project. Most internships are paid and many often lead to full-time positions upon graduation. 
  • Study abroad experiences in places such as Ireland, Mexico, Brazil, Italy and Spain.
  • The graduate portion of the 150-hour program is based on global business.
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Additional Information

Students will be qualified for employment in a variety of accounting-related careers. For more information on Accounting careers and salaries, please visit the American Institute of CPAs. Some career examples include:

  • CPA
  • Financial Analyst
  • Company Controller
  • Tax Accountant
  • Auditor and many more

Recent Graduates' Jobs

  • Tax accountant, Lumsden and McCormick, Sodexho
  • Auditor, Fox & Co.
  • Financial Analyst, M&T Bank
  • Internal Auditor, First Niagara Bank
  • Staff Accountants: Price Waterhouse Coopers, LLP, D’ARATA and Company, Gaines, Metzler, Kriner and Co., LLP, Semanchin & Wetter LLP, Fiddler & Co

​Daemen College has received specialized accreditation for its business programs through the International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) located 11374 Strang Line Road in Lenexa, Kansas, USA. The business programs in the following degrees are accredited by the IACBE: