College of Business & Economics
Accounting students looking for ways to build their professional networks while gaining
vital teamwork and leadership skills are encouraged to participate in one or more
of the deparment's three student organizations. Each one offers students a chance
to get involved with others who share similar interests and career goals.
The Towson University Society of Accountancy (TUSA) helps accounting students develop
and hone business skills for transitions into the workforce. Some of the benefits
for participating students include meeting representatives from accounting firms and
businesses in the Baltimore area, attending workshops for resume building and receiving
tutoring sessions for lower-level accounting classes. TUSA also participates in several
community service events throughout the semester and coordinates events to build lasting
friendships and great memories. TUSA meets Mondays from 5 to 6 p.m. in Stephens Hall,
Faculty Adviser: Islam Elshahat, firstname.lastname@example.org
The Beta Alpha Psi — Iota Zeta Chapter is a nationally chartered co-ed accounting honorary fraternity open to accounting,
finance and information systems students once they reach junior class standing and
have attained a 3.20 grade point average. By participating in meetings with business
professionals in addition to service and social activities, Beta Alpha Psi provides
its members with many opportunities to interact with business professionals. Weekly
meetings are held each Tuesday at 5 p.m. in Stephens Hall, room 310.
E-mail questions to email@example.com.
Faculty Adviser: Arundhati Rao
The TU chapter of the National Association of Black Accountants (NABA) bring together accountants, finance and business related professionals and students who have similar interests and ideals, are committed to professional and academic excellence, possess a sense of professional and civic responsibility and are concerned with enhancing opportunities for minorities in the accounting, finance and business-related professions. As one of the newest student organizations, NABA is open to all students interested in accounting. The organization hosts guest speakers and sponsors numerous campus events. E-mail questions to Faculty Adviser Aruthur Wharton, firstname.lastname@example.org.