2014-2015 Catalog

Professional Accountancy

Learning Goals

Department of Accounting and Computer Information Systems

Department Chair: Jane Przybyla

Director: Lisa Bonitati Church

Professional Accountancy Program Faculty: Professor Schweikart; Associate Professors Church, Filipek, Haser, Przybyla; Assistant Professor Blais


Admission Requirements

  1. Completed application form accompanied by a fifty-dollar nonrefundable application fee.
  2. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
  3. Two courses in principles of accounting or equivalent.
  4. Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records.
  5. Completion of the Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT), unless the applicant is a CPA or has passed a state bar examination. Applicants will also be exempt from the GMAT if they have earned a B.S. degree in accounting from Rhode Island College or the University of Rhode Island, with a 3.00 grade point average in the major.