University of Connecticut 2100 Hillside Road, Unit 1041A  Storrs, CT 06269 Accounting Department Overview Mohamed E. Hussein Department Chair: (860) 486-3018 Department Telephone: Full-Time Faculty: 21 Adjunct Faculty: 14 Avg. Undergraduate Class Size: 40 Avg. Graduate Size: 27 Undergrad, MS, and PhD Accreditations: Other Campus Locations: Hartford, Stamford, Waterbury, Avery Point, and Torrington Does the program meet Connecticut’s Yes educational requirement to sit for the CPA Exam? Internship/Career Placement Assistance Provided? Yes Accounting Programs Offered: Program BS-Accounting MS-Accounting PhD-Accounting Acct. Certificate Instruction Live/ Full-time & Part-time Online/ Full-time & Part-time Live/Full-time Online/ Full-time & Part-time Contact Leanne Adams Margaret Sweeney John Phillips Margaret Sweeney Graduate Admissions: Minimum GMAT score required? Minimum GPA required? Essay required? Yes, 500 Yes, 3.0 Yes Why Should an Accounting Student Consider your Program? UConn’s Accounting Department is one of the top programs in the country and our programs are all individually accredited by AACSB International. In the most recent accreditation report, the AACSB stated: "...The Department of Accounting is to be commended on its stable, dedicated, and studentoriented faculty and their instructional and scholarly accomplishments; outstanding curriculum coordination and cooperative learning activities; supportive advisory boards; and current program's professional orientation." UConn's online Master of Science in Accounting Program is nationally ranked by US News & World Report and provides candidates with the skill set critical to a successful professional career in public and private accounting. The educational experience UConn offers allows qualified students to meet the 150-hour educational requirements for CPA licensure in most states. 67