Offering programs at every level

The VCU Department of Accounting prepares you for jobs including auditing, tax, and consulting for both the public and private sectors. No matter your degree level, you’ll work closely with faculty members who produce research on topics that have significant influence on accounting, business and education.

We partner with alumni, local accounting professionals, and community members who need accounting services and regularly review our programs to ensure they meet the evolving needs of the marketplace.

Our programs

Industry connections

Beta Alpha Psi: The fraternity has been connecting top accounting majors with successful alumni and employers for the past 40 years as a Superior Chapter.

Controllers Executive Roundtable: We partner with CERT to provide professional continuing education and networking opportunities for controllers of member firms.

Accounting Alumni Association: The association provides networking opportunities for VCU accounting majors and alumni. Learn more by contacting Jon Hill at

In Memoriam: H. David Willis

In Memoriam: H. David Willis

Tuesday, September 4

Tribute to H. David Willis, founding chair of the Department of Accounting

PLUS Scholarship Seeks to Close the Gap

PLUS Scholarship Seeks to Close the Gap

Wednesday, February 28

New PLUS scholarship helps highly engaged students get over the finish line to graduation. 

VCU Business alumnus honored as Influential Leader

VCU Business alumnus honored as Influential Leader

Friday, February 9

David Gallagher recognized for the Cameron K. Gallagher Foundation he founded and his continuing commitment to VCU.

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Quick Facts

Additional specialized accreditation by AACSB

Beta Alpha Psi fraternity has achieved Superior status continuously for the past 40 years

Free tax assistance through the VITA program

M.Acc. program was first in the nation to offer a data analytics concentration