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Department of Accounting

We are a learning community of faculty, staff, students, alumni, and business leaders dedicated to the creation, dissemination, and application of accounting knowledge. To meet our goals, our world-class faculty provide excellent instruction to the business community through highly rated undergraduate and graduate programs and increase our knowledge of financial reporting, capital markets, & behaviors of stakeholders through influential and impactful research inquiries.


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Foster listed among the world’s foremost research institutions in Global Ranking of Academic Subjects

The University of Washington Foster School of Business, a fixture among the most productive and influential research institutions on the planet, again ranks highly in the 2022 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects. This annual ranking lists Foster #12 in the…

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July 21, 2022

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U.S. News & World Report recognized Foster’s academic departments among the elite programs in the U.S. From more than 360 graduate schools surveyed Entrepreneurship #24 and Accounting #35 See more rankings.