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School of Accountancy & MIS

DePaul offers customized degree options for both undergraduate and graduate students with an unsurpassed track record of job placement.

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Located in the heart of Chicago's financial and business community, DePaul's School of Accountancy and Management Information Systems (MIS) is in a unique position to connect students with prominent corporate executives and top-performing companies in various industries. Highlights of our accounting program include:

  • The Master of Science in Taxation (MST) program is consistently ranked one of the top tax programs in the nation, according to a survey of heads of corporate in-house tax departments conducted by TaxTalent (2016).
  • Undergraduate and graduate students both continue to have strong career and salary outcomes. At the time of graduation, or six months following graduation, 91% of accounting students are employed.
  • In 2013, the average starting salary for accounting undergraduate students was $51,175, while the average starting salary for accounting graduate students was $71,233.
  • In 2013, 20% of the graduating class was hired by the big four accounting firms (Deloitte, PwC, EY and KPMG) while 27% were hired by the top 10 firms in Chicago.
  • Five-Year BS/MACC Program

    The Five-Year Program combines the bachelor's degree and the MACC degree. Students take three graduate classes during their senior year, then finish nine graduate classes at a 25% tuition scholarship to complete the master's degree.

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  • Ledger & Quill

    Join the association of alumni and friends that actively promote and support the School of Accountancy and Management Information Systems of DePaul's Driehaus College of Business.

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Contact Us
School of Accountancy & Management Information Systems
1 E. Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60604
Phone: (312) 362-8770
Fax: (312) 362-6208
Email: accountancy@depaul.edu