Bradley's CPA Pass Rate Number One Among Accounting Accredited Programs in Illinois
July 18, 2014
According to the data published by NASBA, when compared to other schools in Illinois with AACSB accounting accreditation, Bradley University ranks first in overall CPA exam pass rates for all testing events for 2013 with a pass rate of 59.5 percent.
Foster College of Business Named 2014 Top School for Professional Sales Education
June 18, 2014
Bradley’s professional sales program continued to receive national recognition from the Sales Education Foundation (SEF) as it was listed among SEF’s “Top Universities for Professional Sales Education” for the eighth consecutive year.
Foster College of Business Continues to Rank in Bloomberg Businessweek
June 10, 2014
Bradley’s Foster College of Business received high marks in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2014 undergraduate business program rankings. The College was among the top undergrad schools for academic quality and top-50 in MBA placements.
BAP Accounting Majors Continue to Go Above and Beyond for Tornado Victims
June 6, 2014
Accounting majors in Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) have given and continue to give back to the community, working and assisting with relief efforts for victims of the Washington tornado from November.
2014 Accounting Awards Banquet
May 22, 2014
Many accounting majors received awards and scholarships at the Department of Accounting's annual banquet which was held at the Gateway Building in Peoria.
Reception for Outstanding Foster College of Business Graduates
May 16, 2014
The Foster College of Business had its Reception for Outstanding Students at the Markin Center on Friday, May 16. Congratulations to all of our award winners!
Beta Alpha Psi Raises Money and Service for Washington Relief
April 23, 2014
Members of Beta Alpha Psi recently spent two days selling Foster College of Business t-shirts and hooded sweatshirts in the Baker Hall Atrium to benefit Washington’s ongoing tornado recovery.
Internship Opportunity for Accounting Student
April 15, 2014
Sophomore accounting major Brian Denton recently received an internship offer from Deloitte after participating in the three-day Mary T. Washington Wylie Internship Preparation Program. The training is an expenses-paid experience for 25 minority students.
Accounting Alumni Event and Banquet on April 24
April 2, 2014
Alumni and friends of the Department of Accounting are cordially invited to attend the Department’s annual banquet on Thursday, April 24, at the Gateway Building, located on the Peoria River front at Hamilton Boulevard.
PJStar Reports on Beta Alpha Psi's Christmas Fund
December 17, 2013
Community service has long been an integral part of Bradley University's Zeta Lambda chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, an honorary organization for accounting majors.
Accounting Students Gain Real-World Knowledge at a Local Accounting Firm
December 13, 2013
The Accounting Department recently traveled to the brand new office of Heinold-Banwart, Ltd. to meet with Bradley Alumni and other members of the accounting staff.
Collaborative Journal article regarding Caterpillar business practices earns top award
November 26, 2013
An article written by two Bradley professors, and two alumni received the Institute of Management Accountants’ (IMA) top award.
Accounting Students Volunteer at Crisis Nursery
October 16, 2013
Fourth Annual CPA Day of Service
Accounting for Success
October 3, 2013
Student financial organization recognized as one of 12 Gold Chapters in the world.
International Accounting Course Helps Set Sails
September 16, 2013
Caterpillar Internship in Panama
Beta Alpha Psi team heads to national competition
May 15, 2013
Bradley's chapter of Beta Alpha Psi, a national honorary organization for accounting, wins first place in the Best Practices competition.
How sustainability helps the planet and boosts the bottom line
May 1, 2013
Environmentalist Hunter Lovins explains the global warming crisis and how Bradley and businesses can tackle it.
Bradley accounting students score big on CPA exam
April 11, 2013
When compared nationally, Bradley scores are above average, preparing students for successful careers after graduation.
Foster College undergraduate program ranked nationally by Bloomberg
April 2, 2013
Bloomberg Businessweek placed FCBA in the top 100 undergraduate business schools in America.
Managing a culture change
April 1, 2013
Keith Williams, president and CEO of Underwriters Laboratories, speaks to students about changing a corporate culture for the better.
Accounting students take learning beyond the classroom
February 12, 2013
Accounting students visit two Chicago businesses to understand which type of work environment will be right for them.
Turner School opens entrepreneurship minor to all students
February 12, 2013
Minor offers hands on projects and fieldwork to position students, regardless of major, as tomorrow’s entrepreneurs.
December 4, 2012
Bradley students can gain global work experience with summer internships in Hong Kong or Australia.
Women in Business give back to campus and community
November 16, 2012
Growing student organization uses Homecoming week as an opportunity to reach out to the student body and help the careers of area women.
Turner School formally dedicated
November 15, 2012
School of Entrepreneurship and Innovation is the first standalone school of its type in the nation.
100,000 and counting
October 31, 2012
Mark Metz ’11, a graduate of Bradley's 3:2 accounting program, passes his CPA exam and an Illinois milestone.
Conference on internal auditing benefits both students and faculty
October 11, 2012
Two students, along with Dr. Simon Petravick, head to Orlando, Fla., for interviews, networking and career development.
Phi Chi Theta wins four awards at national conference
August 31, 2012
Bradley's coeducational business fraternity was honored at Phi Chi Theta's national conference this summer in New York.
From Books to Baskets to Gold
August 29, 2012
Bradley’s student-run accounting organization, Beta Alpha Psi, receives national recognition for its service project.
Financial planning in luxury retail
July 26, 2012
Before pursuing his graduate degree, Max Footlik ’14 works in finance at Chanel.
Senior accounting major awarded CPA scholarship
June 1, 2012
Emily Ioerger wins Advancing Women in Accounting Scholarship from the Illinois CPA Society.
FCBA faculty win best paper for Journal of Accountancy
June 1, 2012
Three professors given Lawler Award for paper on "Advising Financially Stressed Clients.”
McCord Lecture Encourages People over Profits
May 25, 2012
Retired Allstate president George Ruebenson ’70 discusses leading companies through turmoil.
MBA students beat the odds at Las Vegas contest
May 25, 2012
FCBA graduate team takes second place in national business management competition.
Accounting banquet honors students’ academic achievement
May 1, 2012
Department of Accounting recognizes students’ work and inducts 12 into the Beta Alpha Psi honors society.
PJStar reports on Bradley's secret shoppers project
May 1, 2012
Newspaper highlights students' consulting work with business owners in Canton, Ill.
Accounting professor attends Deloitte’s invitation-only Trueblood Seminar
April 27, 2012
Seminar offers professor a crash course on the latest issues in accounting.
Businessweek ranks Foster College
March 30, 2012
The business magazine placed FCBA in the top 100 undergraduate business schools in the nation.
Supplying students with career skills
March 30, 2012
Collaborative student group brings together business and engineering students
Business plan competition underway
February 6, 2012
The sixth annual Project Springboard Business Plan Competition is in full swing. Twenty teams submitted an executive summary for the first round of judging, and 14 teams successfully moved to round two.
CPA pass rates soar at Bradley
December 12, 2011
Pass rate among accounting majors is second highest in the state.
Accounting students unleashed at Purina headquarters
November 1, 2011
Day trip to St. Louis much more than a tourist excursion.
Bradley grad wins AICPA scholarship
October 11, 2011
Sarah Rayfield ’11 uses award to further education.
FCBA student to hold book signing Sept. 17
September 14, 2011
Jesse Reynolds just released his first book, “The Truth behind a Lie: The Road to Commitment,” a self-help guide that focuses readers on the significance of family and soul.
First-timer a winner at national BAP competition
September 12, 2011
Emily Ioerger ’13 won $1,000 for Bradley’s Beta Alpha Psi chapter.
Adding up career experience
July 18, 2011
Andrew Kerr ’11 is interning for a Big Four audit firm.
Outstanding students and faculty recognized at 2011 FCBA honors banquet
July 7, 2011
See a full list of award recipients.
Petravick named Illinois CPA Society Outstanding Educator
May 12, 2011
Petravick is one of just three recipients of the prestigious national award.
Grant helps Bradley internal auditing students stay on cutting edge
May 2, 2011
IIA grant will support teaching of advanced technique in the use of computer audit software.
Knotty Outdoors takes Project Springboard top prize
April 27, 2011
Senior Cassie Meyer receives $100,000 prize package in business plan competition.
Employing the Bradley network, Kak connects with first job
February 9, 2011
She was qualified, educated, and employers wanted her. But when they saw she needed a work visa, they wouldn’t hire her.
Bradley's Andrew Smith wins Ambassador Challenge
November 16, 2010
The number 86 now holds a special place in the heart of senior accounting major Andrew Smith. That total won him the Ambassador Challenge of 2009-2010.
BAP chapter wins award
October 7, 2010
Bradley’s chapter of Beta Alpha Psi (BAP), the international honorary organization for accounting majors, took the gold at the BAP annual meeting in San Jose this summer.