Kennesaw State earns honor for excellence in financial reporting

KENNESAW, Ga. | Apr 24, 2019

Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts recognizes KSU for third consecutive year

Kennesaw State University has once again been selected as a recipient of the “Award of Distinction for Excellent Financial Reporting” by the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts.  

Established by the Georgia Department of Audits and Accounts to recognize excellence in financial reporting and controls, the annual award encourages colleges and universities to go beyond the minimum requirements of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and recognizes individual organizations that are successful in achieving that goal.

Kennesaw State is one of three Georgia institutions selected for this award for fiscal year 2018. This is the third consecutive year that Kennesaw State has earned this distinction and the fourth time since its inception in 2013.

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