About School of Accounting

Fun Facts

The School of Accounting

· Has earned the specialized AACSB accreditation in accounting

· Consistently ranks above the average on CPA exam results

During 2015/16:

· Awarded 162 undergraduate degrees in accounting 

· Awarded 61 graduate degrees; MSA (57) and MST (4)

Student organizations:

 Beta Alpha Psi Honorary

 Student Chapter of the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA)

 Student Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA)

· Our students are recruited on campus by three of the Big Four public accounting firms and other prestigious firms such as BDO, Beene Garter, Crowe Horwath, Dow Chemical, Hungerford Nichols, Plante Moran, Perrigo, Rehmann, Steelcase, Whirlpool.

· All undergraduate students execute a minimum of an order-to-cash cycle in SAP prior to graduation

· Approximately 133 students a year complete a course in  internal auditing


Pre-Recruiting Event

Degrees Offered

  • Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) with Accounting Major
  • Master of Science in Accounting (MSA)
  • Master of Science in Taxation (MST)

School of Accounting Mission Statement

Seidman’s School of Accounting educates students to become successful accounting and business professionals.  The School contributes to the college, university, the profession and society through quality teaching, scholarship and service.


GVSU School of Accounting Annual Awards Reception

DATE:       Thursday, April 19, 2018

PLACE:     Grand Valley State University

                  L. William Seidman Center, Room 1008

                  50 Front Ave SW

                  Grand Rapids, MI  49504

TIME:        Reception begins at 5:00 p.m. (Beer, Wine, Hors d’oeuvres) with awards and scholarships presentation to follow at 6:00 p.m.

RSVP:       Please call 616-331-7414 or email goralskk@gvsu.edu by Thursday, April 12, 2018

Business attire

Please join us.

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