Fisher School of Accounting Articles

Dr. Gary McGill

Fisher School’s undergraduate program ranks sixth among U.S. public accounting programs

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting’s undergraduate program ranked sixth among all U.S. public accounting programs in U.S. News & World Report’s “2014 Best Colleges” edition. Overall, Fisher’s undergraduate program ranked 11th among all U.S. private and public accounting programs. “Our students, faculty and staff work tirelessly toward

Dr. Gary McGill

Fisher School again among nation’s elite in Public Accounting Report rankings

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The Fisher School of Accounting at the Warrington College of Business Administration had its undergraduate, master’s and doctoral programs all rank in the top 15 among U.S. public accounting programs in Public Accounting Report’s (PAR) 32nd Annual Survey of Accounting Professors. Fisher’s undergraduate program led the way

Warrington student takes second place in national business writing competition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Alyssa Gutierrez, a senior Accounting major at the Warrington College of Business Administration, placed second in the Association for Business Communication (ABC) 2013 Student Writing Contest. The ABC Student Writing Contest is open to undergraduate students enrolled in a business communication course. Participants are presented with a

Larysa Switlyk

Fisher alumna ready to be “unleashed” on NBC Sports Network, Animal Planet

Larysa Switlyk (BSAc ’07, MAcc ’07) was following a successful path that many Fisher graduates before her had travelled. She completed a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Accounting in four years and went on to earn her CPA License. She completed a coveted internship with a Big 4 Accounting firm—Pricewaterhouse

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Warrington undergraduate programs rank No. 7 in ROI by Bloomberg Businessweek

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The undergraduate programs in the Warrington College of Business Administration ranked seventh in the nation in ROI (Return on Investment) in Bloomberg Businessweek’s “The Top Undergraduate B-Schools for ROI” rankings. “A major part of our mission is to offer students a first-class business education at an outstanding

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