University of Southern Indiana
Accounting Class


USI's accounting degree gives you a competitive advantage in the job market.

USI's accounting program has earned the ultimate mark of quality: special accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). Only the top accounting programs in the country hold this designation.

This program focuses on real-world accounting problems and case studies, applying technical and theoretical knowledge in practical settings.

USI Romain College of Business is AACSB accredited in both its business and accounting programs

USI is also listed as a participating institution with the Pathways Commission.

USI's accredited accounting degree meets the highest academic standards.

In USI's AACSB-accredited accounting bachelor's degree program, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Take every course from experienced faculty.
  • Attend small, student-centered classes.
  • Receive personalized attention from caring faculty members.
  • Build workplace experience via internships at professional accounting firms.
  • Establish professional connections and start building a network through USI's Accounting Circle and the Accounting and Professional Services Club.

Data from 2013-2017 show a placement rate of 98% for USI Accounting graduates.

To find out how USI's accounting bachelor's degree can help you get the confidence and professionalism you need to succeed, contact USI Admissions at 800-467-1965.

Accounting News and Faculty Spotlights


  • Dr. Mark McKnight, associate professor of accounting, Brian Routh, instructor in accounting, and Alyssa Moore, graduate assistant, co-authored "Disclosing Tax Consequences of a LIFO Repeal: Considerations Toward an Ethical Decision-Making Model Based on Potential Convergence of IFRS and U.S. GAAP", which was published by the Journal of Theoretical Accounting Research.
  • APS Club receives IMA Gold Certificate of Excellence
  • Faculty award: Dr. Jamie Seitz, assistant professor of accounting, has received a grant award for her proposal, "The Impact of Employee Loyalty on Potential Whistleblower's Intent to Externally Report Financial Statement Fraud."
  • Faculty presentation: Dr. Jamie Seitz, assistant professor of accounting, presented "Exploring the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010 Whistleblower Provisions and Intentions to Blow the Whistle on Financial Statement Fraud: An Empirical Examination of the Factors that Influence Intent Using the Theory of Planned Behavior" to the University of Mobile auditing class.
  • Faculty presentation: Dr. Brett Bueltel, assistant professor of accounting, presented his paper, "Feeling GILTI: Tax Strategies for U.S. Multinational Corporations to Navigate the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act" at the 2019 American Taxation Association Midyear Meeting in Washington, D.C.
  • USI VITA Tax Program underway (Channel 14 WFIE)
  • Dr. Brett Bueltel, assistant professor of accounting, speaks with WEHT's Brad Byrd about tax reform
  • Faculty presentation: Mr. Timothy Bryan, instructor in accounting, presented to the Evansville Area Fundraising Council, discussing the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. The talk focused on changes in the standard deduction and itemized deductions and their potential impact on charities receiving donations. He also expanded into strategies to mitigate any negative impact.
  • Getting to Know Celeste Tabor, a Young Professional on the Romain College Accounting Circle advisory board
  • Faculty Publication: Dr. Brett Bueltel, assistant professor of accounting, and Dr. Jill Oeding, assistant professor of business law. Their article, "A Practical Guide to Interpreting Statutes for Business Professionals" was published in the Journal of Business Law and Ethics.


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