Department of Accountancy

Our accountancy professors bring real world professional experience to the classroom and will help you gain your own through internships at accounting firms, state government, and area businesses.

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By the time you graduate, you’ll be prepared for this challenging career and to pass professional exams in accounting – CPA, CMA, CIA, and CISA.

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Clarissa Fisher

Lincoln Laureate Accountancy’s Clarissa Fisher has been awarded  the Student Lincoln Academy Medallion and becomes a Student Laureate of the Lincoln Academy of Illinois.  Student Laureates are honored for their overall excellence in curricular and extracurricular activities. Clarissa is not only active on campus but is also involved in a lot of community service activities.  Despite all the involvements, she still manages to maintain a 4.0 GPA.  She also plans to pursue her CPA licensure after completing her undergraduate degree. Read More »


IMG_0252  Accountancy Professor Leonard Branson is the recipient of the 2014 Faculty Excellence Award recognizing his sustained, career-long accomplishments at UIS in teaching and scholarship.  Read More »

We welcome new faculty member joining us in Fall 2014:


Frank Nation

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