A variety of accounting programs
If you’re a math- and business-minded Lumberjack looking for a rewarding and challenging career, accounting might be for you. A degree in accounting will qualify you to work in a variety of public accounting positions in nearly any industry – from government and nonprofit organizations to financial institutions and large corporations.
Get on the CPA fast track
Becoming a Certified Public Accountant will make your degree even more valuable. Fortunately, SFA can put you on the fast track to earning your CPA license. Rusche College of Business offers a five-year program that combines the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting with a Master of Professional Accountancy degree – and prepares you to take the CPA exam. This program is one of just a handful of five-year combined programs in Texas.
Degrees and Minors
BBA/MPA in Accounting: Five-year program
One of only a few integrated BBA/MPA programs in Texas, our five-year program leads to a Master of Professional Accountancy degree. The program allows you to complete a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree at the same time.
Master of Professional Accountancy
Our stand-alone MPA is the best option for students who already hold a bachelor’s degree and want to meet the requirements for the CPA exam while earning a graduate degree.
Working professionals seeking their MPA
Our MPA for Professionals program is ideal for those who hold a bachelor’s degree, are already two or more years into their careers, and know what direction they want their career to take.
BBA in Accounting
The BBA in accounting is an excellent option for students interested in careers in non-public accounting.
Accounting student organizations
Want to get to know your fellow accountants? Try the Accounting Club, which is open to all students who want to learn more about accounting and network with professionals in the field.
Upperclass and graduate students who have displayed high scholastic achievement may be eligible for Beta Alpha Psi, the accounting honor society. Interested students should ask the Epsilon Mu Chapter advisor.