Economics & Accounting

שרון חדד

Dr. Sharon Haddad
Chair, Economics and Accounting Department

פרופ' גילה בניסטי

Professor Gila Benisty
Program Director Economics and Accounting

Sapir's Economics & Accounting degree offers a secure entry in to the world of business and finance. Our program trains students to quantify, analyze and evaluate economic and financial information, utilizing universal financial tools. We offer small classes and personal attention that guarantee success. 

Accounting professions are now, more than ever, the nerve center of any organization or private business. Accounting and supervision activities have profound economic and financial implications, from the smallest of transactions to billions. Specialization in economics and accounting provides skills required for collecting, sorting, recording, analyzing and auditing financial information and economic data, preparing students for a career in accounting.

Our three-year degree program provides students with academic studies compliant with the requirements of Israel's Board of Certified Public Accountants. The College provides a postgraduate fourth year track approved by Israel's CPA Board, offering exam prep courses in financial accounting and auditing. Our alumni are among the highest scoring grades in Israel's national CPA exams.

To obtain their Israeli CPA license, graduates must pass two external exams and complete mandatory two-year internship. We offer alumni internship placement services at leading accounting firms.

Graduates develop rewarding and interesting careers as:

  • Independent auditors in the areas of auditing, taxes, professional consulting and related services.
  • Accountants or Economists in a business or corporation working in in accounting, finance and general manager roles.
  • Public Accountant or Economist: Tax Authority, Local Authorities and Government Offices.

Our high-level studies offer alumni the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in Economics and Business Administration at prestigious universities.