Accounting at Bryant

Our accounting program, ranked No. 4 in the country by College Factual, is renowned for educating professionals who play a crucial role in the success of their organizations.

About This Department

The way that organizations conduct business and the role of accountants as well as accounting and finance professionals in organizations has changed dramatically. To be an effective leader in the current business environment, they must be knowledgeable in a wide range of disciplines. They must be business people first, as well as accomplished communicators.

Our program, ranked No. 4 in the country by College Factual, is designed to meet the challenges posed by such changes. Through a flexible, relevant program of study, our students are prepared to be leaders and decision makers in an increasingly complex yet interconnected world. 

Our program provides the basic background for the major professional examinations. In addition, qualified undergraduate students are eligible to take up to two graduate courses during their senior year to get a head start on completing the Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) program.

Department Highlight

With the PwC Challenge Case Competition, students compete against other colleges and universities examining a company's financial information to create a strategic plan. Students obtain valuable experience working as part of a team with a dynamic faculty coach and sharpen their analytics and strategic thinking skills. 

Department Highlight

Department Highlight - Accounting - PWC Challenge


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College Factual 2020 ranks our Accounting program No. 4 in the country and in the Top 5% "most focused," providing a variety of resources that may provide "a better education in this area." U.S. News & World Report 2022 Best College rankings also list Bryant as No. 7 in the Regional Universities North category.