Michael Kraten

  • Professor of Accounting
  • Chair, Department of Accounting, Economics and Finance
  • Program Coordinator, Accounting, BBA and MAACCT


  • PhD, Business Administration – Accounting, University of Connecticut
  • MPPM, Public and Private Management, Yale University
  • BBA, Public Accounting, Baruch College of the City University of New York

Courses Taught

  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • International Accounting
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Auditing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership

Teaching Focus

Global business, entrepreneurship, sustainability, corporate social responsibility

Additional Information

Member of Board of Directors, Rhode Island Society of CPAs Editorial Advisory Board, CPA Journal

Planning Committee Member, Sustainability Investment Leadership Council Advisory Board Member, Center for Professional Accounting Practices Intellectual Property Task Force, American Accounting Association

Vice President of International Membership, Public Interest Section, American Accounting Association

Publisher, Editor-In-Chief, and Contributing Columnist, AAAPublicInterest.orgGlobal business, entrepreneurship, sustainability, corporate social responsibility