Accounting

Why major in accounting at Niagara University?

  • StudentsPractical career preparation combined with a liberal education, guided by Catholic and Vincentian values.
  • Niagara University's College of Business Administration is accredited by the AACSB, the global benchmark of excellence in business and accounting education. Only 5 percent of the business schools in the world have earned AACSB accreditation.
  • Opportunities for hands-on training including internships with leading businesses.
  • Award-winning volunteer income tax assistance program allows students to do extensive service learning.
  • Our graduates have attained employment at top national and regional accounting firms.
  • Smaller class sizes allows students to interact with outstanding faculty.
  • Internships, career opportunities and networking experiences are available, such as our "Meet the Accountants Night."

Here are some useful links for accounting majors and those interested in the field of accountancy:

New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants
http://www.nysscpa.org/

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
http://www.aicpa.org/Pages/default.aspx

Institute of Management Accountants
http://www.imanet.org/ima_home.aspx

American Accounting Association
http://aaahq.org/

Financial Accounting Standards Board
http://www.fasb.org/home

Governmental Accounting Standards Board
http://www.gasb.org/

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
http://pcaobus.org/Pages/default.aspx

International Financial Reporting Standards
http://www.ifrs.org/Pages/default.aspx

National Association of State Boards of Accountancy
https://nasba.org/

New York State Education Department on Public Accountancy
http://www.op.nysed.gov/prof/cpa/

Wiley CPAexcel
http://www.efficientlearning.com/wileycpaexcel/

Accounting Coach
http://www.accountingcoach.com/