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 jbhill@vcu.edu.

Tuning In: As the School of Business artist-in-residence, the Richmond Symphony is striking a creative chord

Tuning In: As the School of Business artist-in-residence, the Richmond Symphony is striking a creative chord

Wednesday, January 23

Faculty and staff reflect on creativity, teamwork and collaboration after sitting in on a symphony rehearsal.

What would you do? At business ethics competition, students discover all decisions are not black and white

What would you do? At business ethics competition, students discover all decisions are not black and white

Friday, January 18

Meant to encourage robust discussion and critical thought, the $10,000 competition drew wide participation.

Valerie Jackson Follows

Valerie Jackson Follows "You Can" with "How To" in Commencement Address

Friday, December 14

VCU School of Business alumna Valerie Richardson Jackson had no idea what an impact VCU would make on her life.

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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