Why is the University at Buffalo School of Management a great place to invest your time, money and energy?
The answer: Our programs is accredited by AACSB International - The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business and provides you with an educational experience that offers both quality and value. Of the more than 16,000 business schools in the world, only about 850 are accredited by AACSB. This prestigious accreditation is considered to be the hallmark of management education. The accounting program was accredited in 1985, one of only 188 programs in the country to achieve this level of recognition.
Our majors prepares you for eventual managerial careers in the private and nonprofit sectors. Our curriculum emphasizes a broad exposure to quantitative reasoning, social sciences and soft skills, and a general management education required to compete in today's global market. With a Bachelor of Science in Accounting, you’ll be prepared for entry-level professional positions in public accounting as well as many careers in industry and government.
Students interested in taking the New York State CPA examination need to be aware that the undergraduate accounting degree is not sufficient to sit for the NYSCPA exam and need to explore graduate studies to qualify, such as the Master of Science in Accounting in the School of Management.