Who We Are
We, at ForensicAccounting.net, aim to be the premier resource for students interested in pursuing a degree or certificate in forensic accounting at any level. We provide you with everything you need to make an informed decision regarding pursuing a forensic accounting education. We not only give you the facts, figures and statistics regarding forensic accounting education, but also personal anecdotes, experiences and advice about life after graduation.
Our site is built around a detailed expert discussion on forensic accounting education and careers, that is refreshingly forthright. Our resident expert, Tom Bukoskey, methodically and completely answers any questions you may have regarding the study of forensic accounting or forensic accounting careers, through this dialogue. He makes it a point to highlight the issues you should be aware of at the outset, so, should you decide to pursue forensic accounting, there will be minimal surprises and you will know exactly what to expect. Tom Bukoskey, maintains a Question & Answers database to add to the conversation on forensic accounting.
We also have created an exclusive quiz to help determine your aptitude for a career in forensic accounting. Our short test is just 10 questions. It is specifically set up to aid you in evaluating your personality, in order to determine if you have the attributes necessary to succeed as a forensic accounting professional.
We also feature 4 original interviews with students, professionals and professors in the field of forensic accounting. These interviews are aimed at providing you with crucial insight into both forensic accounting education and forensic accounting jobs. In addition, we have an exceptionally insightful video interview with a forensic accountant, Carol Beacon. She shares practical advice to help you in your pursuit of a forensic accounting education.
Thomas Buckhoff is an Associate Professor of Accounting at Georgia Southern University and a partner with Forensic Solutions, LLC. Throughout his career, Prof. Buckhoff has become a respected leader in forensic accounting and analysis, as well as fraud prevention and litigation support. Dr. Buckhoff frequently conducts anti-fraud continuing professional seminars for organizations including the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, American Accounting Association and various Fortune 500 companies. Dr. Buckhoff has also published a variety of anti-fraud articles in journals such as the Journal of Accountancy, The CPA Journal and The Fraud Magazine and served as a member of the Higher Education Committee for the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners as well as serving as the Committee Chair from 2002-2004.