Accounting and Finance

Q&A with Madeline Moynihan '20, '21G, M.S. Accounting
Madeline Moynihan earned her undergraduate degree in business administration with an accounting option at Paul College and decided to take advantage of the accelerated MSA program. Her goal: set herself apart from other potential job candidates and be better...
Q&A with Megan Elwell '20, '21G, M.S. Accounting
Megan Elwell earned her bachelor's degree in business administration at Paul College, dual-optioning in accounting and finance. She decided to go directly into graduate school to gain a deeper knowledge of the field to be fully prepared to sit for the CPA exam. Tell us a bit about yourself, and why...
Q&A with M.S. Finance student, Michelle Burke '21G, from Plaistow, N.H.
Michelle Burke '21G has nearly 15 years of work experience and decided to return to college to get her master's degree to learn more about financial theory and anlytics and how to apply that to making strategic business decision to help guide leardership. Tell us a bit about yourself, and why you...
Q&A with M.S. Finance student, Abhishek Mehta ’21, from Ahmedabad, India
Abhishek Mehta grew up in India observing his family working the the finance industry. Getting a graduate degree in finance was a path from him to deepen his knowledge in the field and Paul College presented a reputable academic program along with great supports...
Svetlana Petrova, Assistant Professor of Finance
Congratulations to Svetlana Petrova for being the 1st place best-paper award winner at the 2020 NBEA Conference. Svetlana’s paper on insider trading before cyberattack hits is being picked up all over the internet. Read an example from ...
Michael Swack, Research Professor of Economics at Paul College and Director of the Center for Impact Finance at the Carsey School of Public Policy
On October 22, 2019, Swack received the 2019 Net Gramlich Lifetime Achievement Award for Responsible Finance. The Award is the highest individual honor available in the field of community development, a field that Swack helped define.
Paul College students benefit from Changemaker opportunities
Nate Richard ’22, a finance and sustainability dual major from Doylestown, Pa., recently spent a semester in Boston as a Semester in the City fellow at the nonprofit Family Aid Boston (FAB), which works directly with families to provide affordable housing...
Balancing principles of integrity and client advocacy
In research funded by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) and reported in the Journal of Business Ethics, Professor of Accounting John Hasseldine and two co-authors recently explored the delicate balance accountants must strike in...
Deepen your financial knowledge and gain new skills to launch a rewarding and lucrative career
A Master’s in Finance helps you build and deepen your foundation of financial knowledge, giving you the skill set you need to help organizations with financial modeling and forecasting, investment analysis, programming, and communicating complex financial information. If you already have a bachelor...
Janet Khoury '18, ‘19G earned her B.S. and M.S. in Accounting at Paul College, helping her standout in the workforce
After earning a B.S. in business administration with a concentration in accounting at Paul College in 2018, Janet Khoury decided to immediately pursue a master’s degree to earn the credits required for a CPA license. Although she had a lot of choices when it came to graduate accounting programs, ...
Jonathan Nash 'loved by his students,' always puts in the extra effort
Jonathan Nash knew for years that he wanted to be a professor someday. But with accounting as his field of study and practice, he never expected he’d be popular among his students. And he...
Nontraditional student reaches goal
Sokhna Aw ‘18 ‘19G always dreamed of going to college in America. Now, 19 years after she first arrived, the Senegal native has realized the rewards of that goal for the third time. A graduate of the Peter Paul College of Business and Economics, Aw spend three years...