Accounting

 
CURRICULUM:
  • Courses in Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting, Tax, Auditing, Accounting Systems, Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting, Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Accounting Systems offered as a J-Term experiential course 
  • Global Perspective – IFRS (International Financial Reporting Standards) integrated throughout coursework
  • Curriculum designed to meet the educational requirements for the CPA exam in most states
  • Students often complete the 150-hour requirement for the CPA exam in four years at Loras
  • Students often double major or minor with Finance, CIT-M, Marketing, Management, Criminal Justice, Economics, Mathematics, Politics, Psychology, Sports Management
  • Students can study abroad and complete the Accounting major in four years
UNDERGRADUATE BULLETIN  CORE CURRICULUM
CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
  • In tax, auditing, corporate accounting, governmental accounting, nonprofit accounting, banking
  • With Deere & Company, AEGON, Rockwell, Hormel, 2nd Story Software, McGladrey, Eide Bailly, Deloitte Touche, Ernst & Young, KPMG, Clifton Gunderson, O’Connor Brooks, Kiesling Associates
INTERNSHIPS:
  • Strong support for internships part-time during the academic year or fulltime in spring semester or summer in public, private and governmental institutions
STUDENT INVOLVEMENT:
  • Accounting Club provides opportunities for leadership positions, networking with accounting professionals and learning more about the accounting profession
  • VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) is an opportunity for accounting seniors to volunteer to prepare income tax returns for low income and elderly clients free of charge; program is in partnership with the IRS
FACULTY
  • All Accounting faculty are CPAs and have real-world accounting experience in addition to masters level education

Faculty Contact Information:
 
Deb Schleicher
563-588-7404
Karen Sturm
563-588-7405
Roger Kerkenbush
563-588-7609
Luke Lammer
563-588-7379
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