In Accounting for the Professional, students will build on skills and knowledge gained as a result of the M.S. in Accounting general program with a focus on the challenges of today’s accountant as a practitioner. The courses are designed for individuals with some background in accounting. Students will explore best practices in managing business risk and understand how regulatory compliance impacts an organization’s accounting requirements. The student will also develop knowledge in promulgated international accounting standards, and techniques in forensic and auditing issues prevalent in organizations. As a result of their studies, students will realize their potential to inspire others and influence the future of their organizations.