Accounting

Course Overview

As an accounting student, you’ll learn about the activities of business, how to record and account for complex business transactions, and how to evaluate the financial outcomes of business decisions.

  • Learn the language of thanks to comprehensive accounting coursework with a program emphasis on your professional development and critical thinking.
  • Coursework includes options to specialize in assurance services, taxation, or financial reporting and valuation.
  • Jump into the business world and earn academic credit with an internship in a Fort Worth-Dallas area accounting firm, or connect with alumni and business leaders to get other relevant part-time and full time employment.
  • Get on the path to becoming a CPA, a highly respected certification in the business world.

Course Examples by Year

Fr

Introductory Microeconomics
Introductory Macroeconomics
Introductory Applied Calculus
Statistical Analysis

So

Fundamentals of Accounting
Legal Environment of Business
Foundations in Business
Business Information Systems
Ethical Decision Making
Supply Chain Management

Jr

Financial Reporting I and II
Principles of Taxation
Audit and Assurance
Marketing Management

Sr

Financial Reporting III
Risks and Controls
Cost Analysis and Control
Professional Accounting Internship
Strategic Management

Where Graduates Go

Recent Accounting graduates are working as auditors, tax professionals, and business analysts in accounting firms, leading to careers in financial management, operational management, or general
management.