Professional Program in Accounting



PPA is an integrated 5-year curriculum
that offers students the opportunity to
simultaneously earn a BBA in Accounting
and a Master of Science in any one of
the business majors.

Requirements for Admittance

The following factors are considered in the evaluation of applications:

  • Achieved junior status
  • Anticipate completion of at least 90 credit hours before fall semester of senior year
  • Overall Grade Point Average of 3.00 or higher

Application Deadline

Applications are accepted during the Fall and Spring semesters of a student’s junior year. To be considered for admittance, please submit all application materials by Monday, October 3, 2022. 


Academic Recognition


Specialty Tracks

Accepted students will choose one of nine tracks for their Masters concentration:

  • Assurance Services/Information Management Track
  • Financial Management Track
  • Management Information Systems Track
  • Tax Planning Track
  • Tax Technology Track
  • Marketing Track
  • Entrepreneurial Leadership Track
  • Nonprofit Track

Get to Know Us


Corporate Partnerships

We maintain excellent relationships with some of the world’s top accounting firms. The Professional Program has an excellent placement rate approaching 100% annually.

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End Result

Professional Program students often graduate with a signed offer for a full-time job working for a major accounting firm or corporation.


Study Abroad

Programs such as the Accounting Global Immersion Experience offer an enriching combination academic experience and cultural perspective.


Applications for Professional Program scholarships are accepted during the spring semester of a student’s senior year and are available on a competitive basis.

Enrichment Opportunities

Internships and certificate programs provide an opportunity for students to interact with industry professionals, experience professional settings, and to gain valuable interdisciplinary exposure.