Elon is known for its rich intellectual community characterized by active student engagement with a faculty dedicated to excellent teaching and scholarly accomplishment. Our professors’ backgrounds include master’s and doctoral degrees in accounting, industry experience at Big Four firms and regional firms, and professional credentials such as the CPA, Personal Financial Specialist (PFS), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) and Certified Internal Auditor (CIA). They also publish research articles, mentor undergraduate research projects, and serve on journal editorial boards such as the Journal of Forensic and Investigative Accounting.