Accounting and Information Systems

  • Chuck Noski

    Alumnus Inducted into Accounting Hall of Fame

  • Accounting and IS Faculty and Staff

    Accounting Faculty and Staff

  • acct

    Awards Banquet

Welcome to the Department of Accounting

The Department of Accounting is currently open for in-person service          Monday - Friday from 8:00am-5:00pm. 

For updated information regarding COVID-19, please visit

Dr. Rishma Vedd's Office hours are Wednesdays via Zoom. To confirm a time slot, please email Dr. Vedd at and include your degree progress report. She will send you the Zoom meeting information.

Accounting tutoring:

300-Level Upper Division Business Core Registration Assistance

Lower Division Business Core Registration Assistance

Department of Accounting 

The Department offers a number of academic degree programs: a B.S. in Accountancy,  a B.S. in Information Systems, a Minor in Information Systems, a Masters in Professional Accountancy (MPAcc), and a Masters in Science in Taxation (MST).

A Career in Accounting

The accounting program provides educational opportunities to those students who have demonstrated an aptitude to pursue a career in accounting. The Accountancy program is a very demanding, competitive, and rigorous course of study that develops an understanding of accounting theory, technical procedures, and the professional standards and ethics essential to becoming a successful professional in public, industry, government, and not-for-profit accounting. The program also develops skills in critical thinking, problem solving, written and oral communication, and decision making, in addition to developing the necessary tools to engage in lifelong learning after graduation.

The field of accounting offers stimulating and challenging work that is constantly evolving. Career opportunities are available in public accounting, industry, government, not-for-profit institutions, and other business-related organizations.

ACCT 542 - INCOME TAX SEMINAR (Accounting Elective course)

ACCT 542

To register for ACCT 542 – Accountancy Professional Option Area C, please go to and request for permission.  You must also upload your current DPR.

This class limit is only 20 students and therefore the priority will be given to those who are graduating in Fall 2023, have completed all the prerequisites and need an accounting elective course in order to graduate.





ACCT 498A:  EY Leadership Seminar (Fall 2023)

Activate your Leadership Potential, by joining our “EY Leadership Program” offer by EY professionals. The EY leadership seminar provides frameworks to refine your personal leadership purpose, skills to face workplace challenges, such as courageous conversations, global mindsets, personal branding, the power of storytelling, leading teams, virtual teaming, modeling ethical behavior and dealing with complexity.

The Leadership Seminars guide you through activities and exercises that help you understand your values and natural leadership talent, thus building your ability to lead yourself and others.  

 The seminar (ACCT 498A) is one unit course, scheduled to meet (virtual) on Thursdays from 5.00 pm to 6.30 pm., Fall 2023.

To request for permission number go to: link below and request for permission no. 

Make sure you upload your current DPR in pdf format