Forensic Accounting

  • Carlow University Mathematics Students in Secondary Education

     Carlow is one of the few universities nationwide that offers an undergraduate degree in forensic accounting.

    Forensic accounting is a rapidly growing area of accounting concerned with the detection and prevention of financial fraud and white-collar criminal activities. It is the integration of accounting, auditing, and investigative skills. A forensic accountant will often deal with issues related to the quantification of economic damages caused by employee theft, securities fraud, insurance fraud, asset misappropriations, fraudulent statements, and professional negligence.