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B.S. in Accounting

It’s Your Time. Step Out Front.

The Bachelor of Science in Accounting is a four-year program that provides an excellent foundation in accounting and business. Its conceptual focus is designed to prepare students for success in a constantly evolving business environment andalso for graduate studies. Whether advising on financial systems and forecasts, interpreting and auditing financial statements, implementing business plans or analyzing overall corporate performance, accountants play a central role in any business. Students who apply can elect to apply to our 5-year BS/MS program

BS in Accounting

A degree in accounting provides you with a highly valuable, versatile, and in-demand skill set that demonstrates fluency in the language of business. You’ll focus on real-world applications of accounting theories and principles and the tools needed to identify, analyze, interpret and disseminate financial information. Accounting majors pursue careers in public and corporate accounting, tax preparation, corporate finance, and financial planning and consulting.

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Accounting Field

Accountants develop and review the financial information that is relied upon by investors, lenders, businesses and other organizations throughout the world. Accountants provide expert advice on taxes, investments, financial operations and planning and a wealth of other business functions. The accounting field offers a wide array of career options in public, corporate, not-for-profit, and governmental accounting as well as financial services and management.

Alumni Feature

Keisha Hutchinson

“The Accounting program at the Feliciano School of Business prepared me for the business world. It is more than just an accounting degree, it provided me with a better understanding of how to leverage my strengths, implement best practices and apply my critical-thinking skills to workplace challenges.”

Keisha Hutchinson,‘02
Chief Risk Officer-Signature Bank, (KPMG – Former Partner)

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The Feliciano Difference

The Feliciano School of Business transforms today’s students into tomorrow’s business leaders.

  • Inclusive, diverse, accessible and supportive learning environment
  • Innovative programs taught by world-class faculty and today’s business leaders

  • Impactful and dynamic teaching that drives student success
  • Immersive real-world internships, co-ops, live case studies, and consulting projects
  • Individual attention, with small class sizes connecting you to peers, faculty, employers and corporate partners

Contact Us

Karen Richards
Department Administrator – Department of Accounting & Finance
Room 392
Phone: 973-655-4174
Email: acctfinc@montclair.edu

Dana Harris
Program Assistant – Department of Accounting & Finance
Room 392
Phone: 973-655-4174
Email: acctfinc@montclair.edu

Dr. Deniz Appelbaum
Chair – Department of Accounting & Finance
Room 392
Phone: 973-655-7689
Email: acctfinc@montclair.edu

It’s your time. Choose the Feliciano School of Business.