BBA in Accounting
Love numbers? Whether you want to become a certified public accountant or work in personal accounting or auditing, a BBA from Texas Woman’s University will provide the educational background you need to get there.
At Texas Woman’s, you will learn from some of the best faculty in their fields. Our professors have real-world accounting expertise, plus teaching experience that allows them to convey the theories and principles of accounting in a way you can understand.
Classes are located on our Denton campus in face-to-face, online and hybrid formats.
Why Accounting at TWU?
TWU’s College of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), a leading association for business education that is uniquely focused on teaching excellence and student outcomes.
Texas Woman’s also ranks 6th (tied) among U.S. universities for diversity, according to U.S. News & World Report.
Are you looking to earn both a B.B.A. and M.B.A. with Accounting Emphasis?
Texas Woman’s offers a combination B.B.A. and M.B.A. with Accounting emphasis that allows you to complete both programs in as little as five years and for just $42,500. No GMAT or GRE required.
The Four-Plus-One Program in Accounting combines the BBA-Accounting degree with the MBA - Accounting Concentration to provide coursework required to take the Uniform CPA Exam (Texas State Board of Public Accountancy). If you are a resident of another state, contact our department to determine whether our program fulfills requirements to take the Uniform CPA Exam in your home state.
Part of the Texas Woman’s experience is keeping costs low and education quality high:
- No. 2 in the state for adding value to student’s earning potential, according to The Economist Magazine
- 4th among all Texas public universities at keeping total college costs down, according to College for All Texans
For a breakdown of cost of attendance, check out our Tuition and Fees Estimator.
Only 5.4 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs are women, and only 25 percent of senior managers and executives within those companies are women. TWU is working to help change that.
More than 70 percent of our faculty and staff across the university are women. While COB faculty prepare you to tackle the male-dominated world of business, our outreach staff work closely with employers to bring networking and employment opportunities to campus.
For our budding entrepreneurs, TWU’s Center for Women in Business is the state’s only university center dedicated to women’s entrepreneurship and business ownership. The Center provides tools for you to succeed including access to training/coaching, funding, mentoring and networking opportunities.
The Career Connections Center on each campus provides advising services and tailored career planning for our students and alumni, from career advising and networking to negotiating a salary after graduation. The Career Center has also implemented Handshake, a unique resume reviewing and job opening database that works to fast-track your job search.
The COB takes it one step further with a team of Outreach and External Relations staff that work with the Career Connections Center to keep our business students in-the-know on employment opportunities and networking events.
Careers & Salaries*
With this degree, you have multiple career opportunities including:
- Financial Analyst: $81,760 per year
- Financial Examiner: $79,280 per year
- Accountant and Auditor: $68,150 per year
*Median salaries, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
As a full-time student, you can complete the 120 required semester credit hours in just four years. Of these hours, 66 hours are required for the accounting major. If you are a transfer student, up to 42 of your credit hours from previous programs or community colleges may be applied to this program.
A full list of courses and requirements are available in the course catalog.
See the Admissions Office for TWU admission requirements and application information.
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