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Welcome to the Department of Accounting and Finance

Accounting and finance are the language of business around the world. The Department of Accounting and Finance prepares you for a lifetime of learning and for careers in public or corporate accounting, corporate finance or financial services. Simply put, degrees in finance and accounting both give you exceptional career opportunities- whether as an accountant, analyst, investor or manager. Our programs are designed to prepare you to manage and interpret internal and external accounting reports as well as effectively communicate financial information about firm performance. Open doors to your future and take your love of numbers and business and turn them into an amazing career. We leverage academic and real-world experiences to bring you a well-rounded accounting and finance education.

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Department of Accounting :: Benefits of an A&M-Commerce Business Degree

Benefits of an A&M-Commerce Business Degree

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Explore Our Programs

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Accounting (BBA)

This program provides you with the ability to achieve competency in internal control systems, managerial accounting, income tax accounting, financial accounting and not-for-profit accounting.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

4 years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Finance (BBA)

The BBA in Finance program will give you tangible and market-demanded skills related to capital management, investment and portfolio management, financial institutions, and personal finance. Graduates pursue careers in banking, financial analysis, corporate finance and personal financial planning.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

4 years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Accounting (MSA)

The Master of Science in Accounting is designed for those who want to specialize in accounting at the graduate level. It is a good choice whether you choose to build on your undergraduate accounting major or have a limited or no accounting background. The MSA is excellent preparation if you are planning a career in public accounting, industry or government.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Downtown Dallas, Online
Duration

2 years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

36 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Finance (MSF)

The Master of Science in Finance program will give you a solid understanding of finance theory as well as the practical applications of theory to real-world problems. When you graduate, you will be prepared to meet the financial, managerial and global economic challenges of the 21st century and beyond.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

2 years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery Face-To-Face, Online
Total Credit Hours

30 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

Graduate Certificates

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Auditing and Forensic Accounting Graduate Certificate

The graduate certificate in Auditing and Forensic Accounting will equip students to gain certifications offered by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (ACFE). The twelve semester hours (4 courses) of coursework is eligible to meet requirements for the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program should a student wish to pursue it. ACCT 527 & ACCT 562 are in the core curriculum and the remaining courses would meet electives for the MSA.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

1 year

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery 100% Online, Online
Total Credit Hours

12 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Tax Accounting Graduate Certificate

The Tax Accounting Graduate Certificate is a 12 semester hour (4 course) program. The certificate may be applied to the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program with two of the courses ACCT 538 & ACCT 540 required as part of the core and advanced core.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

1 year

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery 100% Online, Online
Total Credit Hours

12 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Department of Accounting :: Student Organizations and Involvement

Student Organizations

Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is an international scholastic and professional financial information honors society. The primary objective of the society is to encourage and give recognition to scholastic and professional excellence in the fields of accounting, finance and management information systems.

National Association for Black Accountants

National Association for Black Accountants (NABA) is dedicated to bridging the opportunity gap for black accounting and finance professionals by providing leadership and technical training, as well as networking and career opportunities. NABA is the largest professional membership organization focused specifically on African-Americans and people of color in the accounting, finance and business-related fields.

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SCHOLARSHIPS

As an accounting and finance student, you have access to a wide range of scholarships specific to your degree.

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Department of Accounting :: Meet our Faculty and Staff

Meet our Faculty and staff

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Events

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Connect with Us

  • P.O. Box 3011
  • Commerce, TX 75429-3011
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