You should major in accounting if:

  • You’re detail-oriented, patient, and like working with numbers.
  • You like a challenge, and you want to find solutions by analyzing and interpreting data. 
  • You want a high-paying career as a certified public accountant, auditor, or chief financial officer. 

In the accounting program at UL Lafayette, you’ll learn to gather, record, analyze, interpret and communicate information about a person’s or organization’s financial performance and risks. You will also develop problem-solving, critical thinking, technology, and communication skills. 

Accounting at UL Lafayette

What's Accounting Like?

  • Research
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  • Group work & collaboration
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  • Writing
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  • Internships
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  • Presentations
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  • Math
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Top 1%

We are among the top 1% of business schools worldwide accredited in both business and accounting by AACSB.

Life as an Accounting Major