Adkerson School of Accountancy

At the Adkerson School of Accountancy, you can expect a well-rounded education that includes:

  • The many facets of accounting
  • The adaptability for new technologies and regulations
  • A background in communication
  • Experience in business collaboration

The Richard C. Adkseron School of Accountancy offers the following degree programs:


  • Bachelors in Accountancy
  • Accounting Minor


  • Masters of Professional Accountancy
  • Master of Taxation
  • Ph.D. in Accountancy

The MSU College of Business and the Adkerson School of Accountancy are accredited by AACSB International - the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.


Our mission is to prepare students for successful careers in accounting and business in a technology-oriented environment that promotes active learning, scholarly exploration, and service.

Freeport - McMoRan Copper & GoldThe Richard C. Adkerson School of Accountancy is named in recognition of Mr. Adkerson, a 1969 graduate and CEO of Freeport - McMoRan Copper & Gold.

News and Events

  • 4-24-15 - Adkerson School of Accountancy Advisory Council Meeting - Friday, April 24, 2015, McCool Hall Room 339, 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • 4-23-15 - Adkerson School of Accountancy Spring Scholarship Banquet - Thursday, April 23, 2015, Hunter Henry Ballroom, 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • 4-23-15 - Adkerson School of Accountancy Spring Social - Thursday, April 23, 2015, McCool Hall Atrium, 4:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

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