Category Archive: MBA in Professional Accounting

Oct 28

GET READY FOR THE ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE!!!

Cornered Humans

    “Ebola has struck again!” In other words, time for Humans Vs. Zombies!   Graduate school is not just about classes and studying.  There is still time for fun!  Next week, Canisius will be hosting their FIRST EVER game of Humans Vs. Zombies (Or Griffs Vs. Zombies, since we are the Golden Griffins!)  sponsored by …

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Oct 21

Allons-y!

Allons-y!

    Allons-y!     I feel like I should start this post with a Dr. Who gif, as I am writing this after watching the latest Dr. Who episode that just aired tonight! Happy Who Day!      This may only be my first blog post, but the semester is already chugging along!! First, …

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May 17

Beginning of the End

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It’s crazy to believe, but there’s only one summer course standing between me and the end of my career in the Canisius MBA in Professional Accounting program. It seems like just yesterday I was walking up the stairs in Old Main for my graduate school orientation. Although my time at Canisius has flown by, it …

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Mar 21

Summer Courses

Spring break already?? Wow, this semester is flying by! It’s hard to believe that in less than two short months, we will have completed final exams for the semester, and some of us will be getting ready to start summer classes. For Canisius’s MBA program, summer classes are divided into two six-week sessions. Although it …

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Mar 20

The Results Are In!

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  Canisius Alumni ranked first overall among large colleges in New York State on the 2013 CPA exam cycle with a 71% pass rate.  Talk about some positive reinforcement, this is exactly what I wanted to hear as I sat in the library today plugging away on projects.   This semester has been one of my …

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Feb 08

It Pays Dividends

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  Making a decision regarding Graduate School and if it is the right decision for you is never easy.  After completing my undergraduate degrees at UB, I took a few years to explore the job market and find out what it was that really motivated me.  I always enjoyed the academic world, but naturally the …

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Feb 08

Specialization in Accounting

Like myself, most accounting students have a professional goal of passing four strenuous exams to get three simple letters after their name: CPA (Certified Public Accountant). Certification as a CPA is the most well known and most common professional designation in the accounting world, but did you know there are numerous other professional certifications available …

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Jan 24

A Wealth of Resources

As the 2014 Spring Semester begins, many people may have academic resolutions or goals in mind that they hope to accomplish. Whether it be exploring potential internship opportunities, networking with local professionals, or achieving a certain GPA, Canisius has the resources to help its students accomplish these goals, which is one of my favorite aspects …

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Jan 21

Welcome to 2014

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  A new year brings about a new semester at Canisius College.  I begin the 2014 academic year as a third year graduate student. My ultimate goal for 2014 is to complete the MBAPA program.  I have a targeted completion date of December this year and look forward to the challenge that lies ahead.  I …

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Dec 09

Accounting Society

When I was looking at graduate schools, two of the most important things to me were finding a program that would set me up for success after graduating and finding a tight-knit school in which I wouldn’t simply be a face or a number. I quickly came to the conclusion that Canisius could offer me …

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