Fisher School of Accounting Articles

College mourns passing of influential accounting professor

Dr. John L. “Jack” Kramer passed away the evening of April 17 after a long illness. He was surrounded by his wife of 43 years, UF accounting professor Dr. Sandra Kramer, and family, including his four sons. He was 66. Jack, a U.S. Navy veteran, joined the University of Florida

Fisher alumnus wins prestigious award

Fisher School of Accounting alumnus Brian Krogol (MAcc ’11) is one of the winners of the 2012 Elijah Watt Sells Awards. The Elijah Watt Sells Award program was established in 1923 by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) to recognize outstanding performance on the CPA Examination. The award

Hough graduate programs featured prominently in global rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Hough Graduate School of Business had nine of its programs rank in the top 20 among U.S. public universities, including seven placing in the top 10, in Eduniversal’s Best Masters Rankings 2012/2013. Eduniversal divided the 30 graduate programs it measured into two parts: Sixteen specialized majors

Fisher School ranks in top 10 among nation’s best public programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting at the Warrington College of Business Administration had its undergraduate and graduate programs ranked in the top 10 among U.S. public accounting programs in the 31st Annual Survey of Accounting Professors published by Public Accounting Report (PAR). Fisher’s undergraduate program ranked fifth

Fisher School undergraduate program ranked fifth among U.S. publics

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate program at the Fisher School of Accounting was ranked fifth among all U.S. public accounting programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges 2013” issue. Overall, Fisher’s undergraduate program placed 10th among all U.S. private and public accounting programs. “We are very proud of

Fisher School ranked among nation’s top public accounting schools

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate and graduate programs both ranked 13th among U.S. public universities in the 30th Annual Survey of Accounting Professors published by Public Accounting Report (PAR). The Fisher School’s doctoral program ranked 16th among U.S. public universities. “We are pleased to be recognized

Fisher Ph.D. students receive significant honors

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Stephen Brown, a Ph.D. student at the Fisher School of Accounting at the Warrington College of Business Administration, is a recipient of a 2011 American Accounting Association/Grant Thornton Doctoral Dissertation Award for Innovation in Accounting Education. The award, one of only five given annually by the AAA,

Fisher students honored at Spring Awards Banquet

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Allison Kays was named MAcc Student of the Year at the Fisher School of Accounting Spring Awards Banquet held April 21 at the Hilton University of Florida Conference Center. Kays maintained a 4.0 grade-point average at Fisher en route to attaining a bachelor’s and master’s degree in

Fisher School earns top marks in Public Accounting Report rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The 29th Annual Survey of Accounting Professors published by Public Accounting Report (PAR) ranked the Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate program second and graduate program third among national universities with similar faculty size. PAR categorized schools into three groups based on faculty size. The schools with the

Fisher students receive honorable mention at Deloitte case competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Four students from the Fisher School of Accounting received honorable mention for their performance in the Deloitte Tax Case Study Competition. Jennifer Glenn, Jacob Hart, Daniel Johnson and Kelsey Lueck were one of only seven teams to earn honorable mention status in the graduate division. Each student