National University




Accounting

Department Head: Dr. Sharon Lightner

To be successful in accounting, finance and economics careers, you need to have a solid foundation in the principles and practices, and their applications. A degree in accountancy gives you the basis for a compelling and challenging future. A degree in finance equips you with the expertise to ascertain an organization’s financial health and make accurate recommendations for maximizing value.

With a particular focus on the measurable aspects of business, including finance, accounting, economics and management science, the Department of Accounting and Finance offers degrees in accountancy, financial management, and, corporate and international finance.

To view the certificates, courses, degrees, and minors in the Department of Accounting and Finance, click on the links to the left on this page.

Contact Information

E-mail: slightner@nu.edu
Phone: (858)-642-8663
Fax: (858)-642-8740