The Honors Accounting Program features:
Area firms are extremely excited about this new program. UB
alumni are found throughout the Baltimore accounting community. This program
allows area firms to interact with UB students who have already demonstrated
strong academic performance and a desire to major in accounting, and it lays the
groundwork for many strong opportunities.
— Richard Wolf, a partner at Hertzbach & Company, P.A. and a member of the Merrick School of Business Accounting Advisory Board.
Honor students are also encouraged to participate in the Accelerated Bachelors/Masters program which provides opportunities to earn a graduate degree in accounting and business advisory services, finance, or taxation. The appeal of entering the combined program is that, with only an additional year of work beyond four years of undergraduate work—it allows students to:
Accounting Honors Admission Requirements
Admission to the Honors program is by invitation only. Invitees, who have indicated a desire to major in accounting, will be selected based on performance in Introduction to Financial Accounting and Introduction to Managerial Accounting with a GPA of 3.5 or better or by faculty recommendation. Other requirements include:
Graduating in Good Standing
To graduate in good standing, an Accounting Honors student must meet the requirements of the Honors program. The student must:
Honors students who graduate in good standing receive a special designation on their transcripts upon graduation.
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Point of Contact: Professor Dalton Tong, 410.837.4957 / email@example.com