The undergraduate and graduate accountancy programs at the University of Notre Dame have earned their highest national rankings ever in an annual survey of academic quality by the industry newsletter Public Accounting Report (PAR).
Notre Dames undergraduate program is rated third, behind only theUniversityofTexasandBrighamYoungUniversity. The graduate program ranks fourth toTexas, BYU and theUniversityofIllinois.
The PAR rankings are based on a poll of faculty members at colleges and universities with accredited accountancy programs.
Notre Dames department is chaired by Thomas Schaefer and includes 22 teaching and research faculty members.