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What is accounting?

Accounting is a field that continuously evolves to better serve individuals and organizations. By providing decision useful information, accounting aids efficient allocation of resources, leading to a more prosperous society for everyone

Why accounting at OSU?

In the School of Accounting we are helping to build the future of accounting to create a more prosperous society. We prepare students to become trusted accountants, advisors, auditors, and financial reporting and tax experts who support businesses and organizations in the global marketplace.

Career paths

An Accounting major provides the skills necessary for students to pursue career opportunities in:

93%of graduating seniors

had employment, job offers or other professional plans within six months of graduation.



School of Accounting Collaborative for Academic Excellence (ACE)

ACE supports students enrolled in accounting classes through offering a place to study, get directed help, and discuss coursework with others. ACE is staffed with some of the top accounting students, who are eager to share their experiences and knowledge with other students.

Eastin Center for Career Readiness

Through the Eastin Center, OSU supports our students’ professional growth from awareness, to acquisition of knowledge, to practice, and ultimately successful implementation.


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