The Department of Accounting and Information Systems in the Pamplin College of Business strives for excellence in fulfilling the three missions of a comprehensive land grant university by:
- Providing a world class accounting and information systems education to our students.
- Improving the accounting and information systems professions by conducting quality research and disseminating the results.
- Delivering outreach services to accounting and information systems professionals and educators.
Professionals with Master's in Accounting degrees have become increasingly valuable as companies recognize the unique, advanced skillset these individuals possess. Gary Hecht's article in Accounting Today, entitled "Why a master's in accounting is your next step towards the C-suite," provides an industry perspective of the advantages of earning a Master's degree in Accounting.