Before the COVID-19 pandemic, students work in a group.

The Western Michigan University accountancy programs prepare students for careers in all areas of business, industry, government, nonprofit organizations, law and education. In our highly recognized program, you will learn to analyze and solve problems. Our curriculum requirements will help you develop skills to think critically, communicate effectively and use information technology. You'll also build your resume and acquire tools and skills for job interviews.

The Department of Accountancy offers two programs:

Our professors have served as CPAs and audit and tax professionals for major corporations, and are active researchers, bringing a wealth of real-world experiences into the classroom. They're committed to teaching you the fundamentals of accounting theory resulting in successful careers in the practice of accounting.