The Accounting and Finance majors are designed to teach a broad range of transferable skills, strong competence in critical thinking, and hands-on business experience.

Faculty Bio

Tulin Johansson, Ph.D.Chair of Accounting & Finance, Associate Professor of Economics Office: 18 Maple Terrace
Tel: 617-243-2014
Email: tjohansson@lasell.edu

The Accounting & Finance Department offers majors in Accounting and Finance. Our Finance major has three areas of concentration: Corporate Finance, Financial Planning, and Risk Management and Insurance. In cooperation with the Marketing & Management Department, there is a Business Minor available for non-business students; the Marketing & Management and Justice Studies Departments work in conjunction with the Accounting & Finance Department to offer a Law and Business Minor as well.

The Accounting and Finance majors are designed to teach a broad range of transferable skills, strong competence in critical thinking, and hands-on business experience. There are a wide variety of Connected Learning sites on campus for Business students, including, for instance, Lasell Village, the Holway Child Study Centers, Lasell College Accounts Payable and the Financial Aid Office. In addition, there are many Connected Learning opportunities off-campus, including field trips to such locations as L.L. Bean, the Boston Financial District, and The Boston Globe.

The Internship program provides a capstone work experience for all Business students during their senior year. By graduation, all students will have had the opportunity to explore an assortment of business venues ranging from small, entrepreneurial companies to large, Fortune 500 businesses.

Faculty Profile

Tessa LeRoux, Ph.DProfessor of Sociology; Director of Nancy Lawson Donahue ’49 Institute for Values and Public Life; Book Review Editor for Journal of Family Theory and ReviewTessa Leroux's main scholarly work is in the field of gender and family studies. She has published articles in the area of gender role socialization, teenage pregnancy and single parenthood, domestic work and migration, and family ideology.  

News Highlight

Lasell Alum Honored with National Educator Award  Friday, October 10, 2014Medford, Mass. fifth grade teacher and Lasell undergraduate alum Anthony Petrelis ’05 has been honored as the only educator in Massachusetts to receive the 2014 national Milken Educator Award.

Featured Event

Colored Girls Hustle  Wednesday, October 29, 2014Yamawaki Auditorium