Rankings

Department of Accounting Rankings

Our accounting programs are nationally recognized for excellence. Our undergraduate and graduate programs both rank in the top ten in the nation:

  • 2nd U.S. public program (10th overall globally), Financial Times (2010)
  • For all methods and topics (the broadest overall ranking), Texas A&M is #18 for the past 6 years and #13 for the past 12 years.
  • For overall archival research (our main forte) across topics, Texas A&M is #3 for the past 6 and 12 years.
  • For archival financial research, Texas A&M is #5 in the past 6 years and #6 in the past 12 years.
  • For archival tax research, Texas A&M is #2 in the past 6 years and #1 in the past 12 years.
  • For archival audit research, Texas A&M is #6 in the past 6 years and #12 in the past 12 years.
  • 6th U.S. public (11th overall), The Accounting Degree Review (2014)
  • Public Accounting Report (2017)
    • 9th public undergraduate program
    • 10th public graduate program
    • 9th public doctoral program
    • 7th among undergraduate programs most frequently ranked #1 by professors at other institution
    • 6th among master’s programs most frequently ranked #1 by professors at other institution
  • Tied 12th public graduate program (tied 28th overall), U.S. News & World Report (2012)
  • Tied 15th public undergraduate program (tied 26th overall), U.S. News & World Report (2012)
  • 14th best masters in accounting, College Choice (2015)
  • 5th best graduate university for accounting professionals, LinkedIn (2015)