Return on Investment

Students find that the Professional Program provides a sound return on their investment. The benefits include:

  • Professional advice to current students in course selection and employment options
  • Guaranteed interview for an internship with the five largest international accounting firms┬áduring an active recruiting season
  • Development of sound conceptual, technical, analytical, communication and leadership skills
  • Interactive classes taught by experienced faculty with superior teaching and professional credentials
  • Development of decision-making and teamwork skills through extensive use of case studies and class discussions
  • Optional internships awarded by accounting firms, corporations and government agencies to provide real-world accounting experience
  • Access to professional opportunities, including public accounting firms and industry firms in New York, Houston, Dallas, Austin, San Antonio and other cities both nationally and internationally
  • Fulfillment of Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam educational requirement and opportunity to take the exam before graduation
  • Professional network of over 3,000 former PPA students