As an accounting major, you'll not only learn the ins and outs of the industry, but you'll take advanced accounting courses that are required by the Texas State Board of Public Accountancy (TSBPA) in order to sit for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam.
Whether you’re talking to investors or managers, as an accountant, you’ll hold the keys to the market economy’s financial system. And you’ll be in high demand, too – reports expect the field to grow faster than most other professions.
A career in this field has specific eligibility standards to sit for a licensing exam. Before you start your degree, read our ineligibility policy.
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Ask Your Advisor About the Accounting 5th-Year Option
Are you set on having a career as an accountant? Want to get a jump start ahead of the competition? Earn your BBA in accounting, followed by an MBA with a concentration in accounting in just five years. Complete the program and you'll be able to immediately sit for the CPA exam.
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