Isenberg-educated accountants help businesses make informed, data-driven financial decisions. Our graduates are valued advisors who diagnose the health of a business, shielding it from competitive traps and unlocking new growth opportunities.
Our faculty have exceptional ties to industry giving our students a strong head start as future auditors -- where most accounting graduates begin their careers. Our faculty rank #1 in the world for Ph.D.-level research on decision making by auditors. And they excel in the classroom with an unwavering commitment to teaching.
Isenberg accounting students join a community of nearly 10,000 Isenberg graduates in the accounting profession. They have a commanding presence in Greater Boston and New England, where Isenberg grads excel at Big 4 and other public accounting firms. And our students gain added leverage from the entire Isenberg community of 43,000 graduates in 82 countries.
During their time at Isenberg, students experience exceptional exposure to real-world accounting challenges, including multiple internships, some through our Semester in the Profession Program, where they spend a semester at public accounting firms in Greater Boston. Students also gain experience as tax advisors to members of the local community through our annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program.
Our curriculum allows students to transition seamlessly to our innovative Master of Science in Accounting program, where they conveniently gain the required 150-hour accreditation for CPA status. Our MSA students choose their own mix of online and on-campus courses.
State-of-the-art analytical training, industry connections, and curricular flexibility—our AACSB-accredited programs deliver all three in support of our paramount goal—prepare our students and our graduates to be leaders in the professional world.