Accounting Department Among World's Best for Scholarship

The American Accounting Association recently ranked the department 16th in the world, based on the number of research articles published by Tippie accounting faculty in the top 20 peer-reviewed scholarly accounting journals between 1990 and 2009.

The department also was highly ranked in several specialty fields, including third in tax accounting and ninth in financial accounting.

See examples of recent faculty publications.

National Rankings

Key criteria in selecting a research-oriented Ph.D. program should be the research reputation of its faculty and the publication success of its past graduates. We are proud to report that Iowa ranks high on both dimensions. We encourage you to read the following studies that rank accounting faculty and doctoral programs along various dimensions of research productivity.