Baruch College Ranks in Top 30 “Best Accounting Degrees” by College Choice

Zicklin School of Business undergraduate and graduate accounting programs praised in nationwide survey

Baruch College ranked in the nation’s top 30 schools to obtain both an undergraduate and graduate accounting degrees by College Choice in its 2017 survey.  Located within the Zicklin School of Business, the Bachelor of Business Administration program with a specialization in accounting ranked #29, and the Master of Science in Accountancy program ranked #23.

To compile its rankings, College Choice analyzes data of five factors that “matter most to the broadest array of students” – quality, reputation, affordability, value, and satisfaction.

“Prestigious Research Centers and Facilities”

In its description of Zicklin’s undergraduate degree program, College Choice noted that students “will gain both a foundation in liberal arts and in business practice while developing a holistic understanding of accounting theory and applications.” It also praised the College’s “many prestigious research centers and facilities. Included among them are the Lawrence N. Field Center for Entrepreneurship, the Center for Nonprofit Strategy and Management, and the Weissman Center for International Business.”

Partnerships Provide Opportunities

Profiling Zicklin’s graduate degree program, College Choice pointed to students being “eligible to sit for the CPA exam in the state of New York. Partnerships help strengthen the school’s ability to provide their students with real-world internship opportunities…”

To read more about College Choice’s methodology, read here.