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Mary Byerley

Mary Byerley serves in the Office of Student Success and Academic Services for the School of Business at George Mason University.

New Course Name for ACCT 361

FALL 2018 ACCT 361: Accounting Analytics Beginning Fall 2018, the course name for ACCT 361 will change to Accounting Analytics. This course involves the study and development of accounting information systems. The focus is on business processes covering many industries with an emphasis on data modeling and internal control. Special topics including XBRL and commercial […]

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Apply Now to be a Student Ambassador for the School of Business!

Dear members of the School of Business community, The School of Business is seeking current students to serve as Student Ambassadors to aid and build our undergraduate platform. The selected candidates will work with the Recruitment and Outreach team in providing a student perspective to events with students, families, alumni, and other community members present. […]

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TD Ameritrade Institutional NextGen Scholarship Program

2018 TD Ameritrade Institutional NextGen Scholarship Program  TD Ameritrade Institutional will award twelve $5,000 scholarships to deserving and talented students. Twelve $5,000 scholarships to deserving and talented students.  Deadline to Apply: June 1, 2018. Scholarships will be announced in early- to mid-July. For more information and to apply, visit  

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New Finance Elective for Fall 2018

FNAN 491, Fintech: Blockchain Technology – Friday 1:30 – 4:10 pm The booms and busts in Bitcoin prices has drawn tremendous media buzz to its underlying technology known as blockchain, a decentralized and cryptographically chained database. In addition to its apparent application to finance as a peer-to-peer digital currency, many other use cases have been […]

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Mason Scholarship Application Deadline: April 30th!

The Mason scholarship application is now open for the 2018-2019 Academic Year! This is a new application portal so it is important that you start the process early. There are hundreds of scholarships that you might be eligible for including ones in the School of Business. Application Deadline: April 30, 2018. Who can apply? Students […]

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Bachelors/Accelerated Master’s Showcase – April 17th

Come explore over 50 different program options, meet our faculty, and speak with admissions representatives from our graduate programs. Representatives from the graduate School of Business will be available to answer questions about the Bachelor’s/Accelerated Master’s in Accounting program format, eligibility requirements, and application process. We hope to see you there! DATE:  Tuesday, April 17th TIME:  […]

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Deans’ Business Competition – April 12th

Deans’ Business Competition | Day of Innovation April 12, 2018 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. MIX@Fenwick (Fairfax) The annual Deans’ Business Competition provides students and recent alumni the opportunity to gain first hand experience with entrepreneurial actions such as opportunity identification, team formation, idea validation, customer and product development, business model innovation, and communications and presentation skills. […]

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Now Accepting Nominations for the Class of 2018 Degree Celebration Student Speaker!

The 2018 School of Business Degree Celebration address will be given by a selected undergraduate degree seeking business student.  The selected undergraduate student speaker will have 7-10 minutes to address the graduating class. Students can be nominated by peers, faculty or staff, or can self-nominate. Below is a list of the criteria for proposal and […]

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GWSCPA 2018 Scholarship Opportunities

2018 Scholarship Fund Awards Program Students who meet the application criteria are invited to apply for a scholarship award from the Scholarship Fund. Students must be attending an eligible university, meet the application criteria, and submit a completed package by the application deadline: March 31, 2018.  In addition to financial awards, winners receive a one year […]

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