All the Right Tools

Our accounting majors learn the skills needed to gather, record, analyze, interpret, and communicate information about an individual’s or organization’s financial performance and risks.

Department of Accounting

If you have an orientation toward numbers or a strong interest in business and finance, accounting is the right choice for you. It’s a major that can lead you into a career field that includes high pay and a very visible positions in organizations and in the community. Accountants are always in demand, regardless of the economy, so you can easily have a career that pays well, is secure, and can transition into other interesting jobs.

The UL Lafayette Department of Accounting provides quality instruction and programs that teach accounting concepts, foundations, and technical skills. Our student–centered undergraduate and graduate programs focus on critical thinking, ethical decision-making, technology usage, and communication skills.

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