Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Faculty and Staff

Peter Kolos

Title/s:  Lecturer

Office #:  Schreiber 510

Phone: 312.915.7105



Peter Kolos has taught accounting at Loyola at the graduate and undergraduate levels since 2014. In addition to teaching at Loyola as a Clinical Instructor, Peter is also an instructor for Becker CPA Review. Peter brings more than fifteen years of experience as a business professional, having owned and managed a real estate firm. Having passed the CPA Exam on the first try, Peter is passionate about motivating and preparing students to pass. Another role of Peter is to mentor and to guide students into career positions that are both professionally and personally fulfilling.

Peter incorporates business examples from his career into his classrooms to give students a real-life perspective into the field of accounting.


MSA, DePaul University

B.S., University of Illinois at Chicago

Courses Taught

ACC 201 (Financial Accounting)

ACC 202 (Managerial Accounting)

ACC 311 (Auditing and Internal Control Systems)

ACC 323 (Advanced CPA Topics)

ACC 402 (Issues in Financial Reporting)

ACC 404 (Financial Statement Analysis)

ACC 407 (Tax I)

ACC 408 (Tax II)

ACC 409 (Audit I)

ACC 410 (Audit II)


Ray Hartstein Excellence in Teaching (Oakton Community College - 2016)