According to the October issue of Public Accounting Report (PAR), the Rawls undergraduate program has moved from No. 49 to No. 38 nationwide, and its master’s program has moved from outside of the top 50 to No. 39.
The report is an independent newsletter of the accounting profession; the rankings were included in the publication’s 31st Annual Professors Survey. PAR research is based on professors’ rankings of accounting programs at American colleges and universities.
In 2010 the Rawls College had the 15th-best CPA examination pass rate in the country, according to the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy.