EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION EXTENDED!
Join the UAB School of Business's Department of Accounting and Finance for two days of stimulating CPE-credited accounting education this summer!
We are offering two day-long workshops in 2013, each including sessions on the latest issues of importance in accounting. Course fees cover the sessions, materials, continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
Seminar 1 will be July 26 at the UAB National Alumni House.
Seminar 2 will be September 27 at The Club.
View the agendas here
Register for both seminars before July 26 and save $100 off the regular ticket price!
Ford Motor Credit Company, the global vehicle financing subsidiary of Ford Motor Company, has hired seven UAB School of Business graduates for the Ford Credit Leadership Development Program (FCLDP). The multiyear program, which provides experience in six finance roles, is designed to cultivate skills in team management, business development and financial analysis.
UAB’s Industrial Distribution program is showcased in The Electrical Distributor (tED) magazine as a leader in preparing Millennials (born 1977-1998) to be the future workforce. Craving real-world knowledge, interested in distribution, and having the skills and understanding to hit the ground running are traits listed to describe our students.
Accounting student Meredith Burbank scored 5 offers from top firms, including 2 from the Big Four, during the highly competitive spring internship recruitment season for accounting. Plus, she already has a summer internship lined up with HealthSouth.
Accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is the international seal of approval for business and accounting programs that insures the educational needs of students are met through high quality, continuous improvement and excellence in education.
Only approximately 600 business schools world-wide have achieved this seal of excellence and out of that number only 170 schools, including UAB, have achieved accreditation for both business and accounting programs. UAB was among the first 17 accounting programs to receive accreditation by AACSB the very first year the association began evaluating accounting programs in 1982.
Hear from Dr. Eric Jack, Dean of the School of Business, as to what AACSB accreditation means from both the school and student perspective.