Siena's accounting programs are ranked in the top 10 percent of programs nationally.

As an accounting major, you'll develop analytical, communication, technological and teamwork skills that make our grads so sought-after by employers. From payroll to taxes to budget analysis, you'll be ready to lead the way in corporate businesses, public companies, non-profits and other organizations. Our bachelor’s degree is the first step toward CPA certification. Continuing on to earn your M.S. in Accounting will help you meet the 150 semester hours required to sit for the CPA exam in New York State, as well as other professional certifications. 

Programs offered
  • B.S. in Accounting
  • M.S. in Accounting
  • 3+1 B.S./M.S. in Accounting
  • Accounting Certificate

Employers of our graduates include Ayco, Deloitte, GE, IBM, KPMG, Morgan Stanley, PricewaterhouseCoopers, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, UHY Advisors and many more.

Recent accounting alumni are working in roles like accountant, accounting analyst, assistant comptroller, audit associate, fiscal analyst, investment officer, tax auditor and underwriter.

Your Future Success

The majority of accounting majors do an internship and 75 percent of them report their internship led to a job offer. It's no surprise that the job placement rate for M.S. in Accounting grads is 99 percent. 


Siena's accounting program is so much more than just attending classes. From talking to your professors about their industry years to getting to intern internationally, the experiences that I have had let me know that when I start my full-time job that I am going to be as prepared as possible."

Caroline clickman '21/'22