Accounting Honors Institute

Sign Up for One, Two, or All Three Modules!

The Accounting Honors Institute is open to all high school students who have an interest in business and have been nominated by their teachers. Teachers and counselors will be asked to nominate two or three students for this program. An interested student should ask a teacher or counselor to serve as a sponsor. Seating is limited and registration will be on a first-come, first-served basis.

2016 Modules

Register by December 21, 2015

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Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Two weeks:
Jan. 9 and Jan. 30, 9:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

  • Learn how to use a fully integrated computer system
  • Extract business information
  • Learn how to make timely business decisions

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Understanding Financial Statements and Annual Reports

Two weeks:
Feb. 13 and Feb. 20, 9:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

  • Learn how to find net income and cash
  • Evaluate a company's profitability
  • Learn about company stocks

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Fraud and Forensics

Two weeks:
Mar. 12 and Mar. 19, 9:30 a.m.- 12:00 p.m.

Learn about different types of white collar crime and use forensic accounting techniques to investigate criminals who:

  • Steal company money
  • Help themselves to company inventory
  • "Cook" the books


There is a $25 fee per module for this program, which covers all books, activities and materials. Participate in all three modules for $65.

Pay online or make checks payable to Duquesne University and mail to:

Duquesne University
600 Forbes Avenue
802 Rockwell Hall
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Attn: Lamont Parker

We will validate your parking. Please park in the Forbes Garage and bring your parking ticket with you.