A HIGHER DEGREE OF PROFESSIONALISM
Texas McCombs is educating the top tier of accounting professionals across undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs worldwide. You belong among the elite.
BE A WORLD-CHANGEROur graduates are found at the leadership level in corporations and organizations around the globe, enabling upward growth and confidence-inspiring trust. Texas McCombs accounting faculty and researchers infuse curriculum with cutting-edge ideas and real-world authenticity honed with advice from executives on the Department of Accounting Advisory Council.
You’ll have your accounting degree, but in your work, you won’t just be an accountant. You need to have your business hat on as well as your accounting hat. You’ll be responsible for helping your organization and will have the unique opportunity to work across the entire organization. And, when you view yourself as a business partner to your entire organization, you’ll excel in your career.
BBA IN ACCOUNTING AWESOMENESSAccounting undergraduates take 21 hours of accounting. Finance majors choosing an accounting emphasis complete nine to 12 additional hours. Students can choose a Corporate Track or a Financial Institutions Track. Required and recommended courses include Intermediate Accounting, Financial Statement Analysis, Managerial Accounting and Control, Auditing and Control, and Fundamentals of Taxation.
MASTER IN PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTING
ONE-YEAR ACCOUNTING MASTER'SThree options open the door to an MPA degree. The one-year traditional MPA program is open to students who hold a bachelor’s degree in any discipline. The integrated MPA program provides McCombs students an opportunity to earn a BBA-accounting and MPA degree in five years. Current UT students pursuing a non-accounting major can get a head start on MPA classes through the MPA Bridge program.
EDUCATIONAL EXCELLENCEThe demand for skilled educators is strong, and doctoral graduates in accounting from The University of Texas at Austin have enjoyed considerable placement success over the years. If you aspire to a career as an accounting educator and researcher, a Texas McCombs doctoral degree in accounting will give you the foundation needed for success.
WATCH ACCOUNTING KNOWLEDGE GROW
The annual Texas McCombs Accounting Research Conference convenes top accounting academics to explore new insights that shape accounting theory and practice. Each conference highlights specific research advancements of professors and Ph.D. students from around the world.