Accounting BBA MBA

General Degree Information

The BBA-MBA integrated programs leads to Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting and Masters of Business Administration for those students who wish to pursue a career as a CPA. This program contains 150 hours of course credit (120 semester credit hours required for BBA) and is designed to meet the needs of the profession as required by the Public Accountancy Act as it complies with all the educational requirements for those who wish to take the CPA exam.

The BBA-MBA program includes study resulting in the simultaneous awarding of the BBA and MBA degree.

Admission Requirements

  1. Admission to the College of Business and Technology (CBT) as an Accounting major and junior status.
  2. Hold a grade point average of 2.75 or higher prior to admission.
  3. BBA core complete.
  4. Application to Graduate Studies with a GMAT score submitted to UT Tyler Office of Graduate Admissions.
  5. Maintain a minimum gpa of 3.0 on all required program course work. No grade below "C" can be used to satisfy degree requirements.

Required Course Work

Required undergraduate courses

Number

Title

Hrs

ACCT 3311:

Intermediate Accounting I

3

ACCT 3312:

Intermediate Accounting II

3

ACCT 3315:

Cost Accounting

3

ACCT 3325:

Income Tax I

3

ACCT 3326:

Income Tax II

3

ACCT 4330:

Government and NFP Accounting

3

ACCT 4380:

Auditing

3

ACCT 4391:

Accounting Information Systems

3

FINA 3311:

Principles of Finance

3

BLAW 3301:

Business Law & Social Responsibility

3

BLAW 4340:

Bus & Professional Ethics

3

MANA 3311:

Managing People in Organizations

3

MANA 3305:

Business Writing and Oral Presentations

3

MANA 3370:

Information and Commun. Tech.

3

MANA 4395:

Strategic Management

3

MARK 3311:

Principles of Marketing

3

 

Upper Division Electives

9

At this point, a student may choose to pursue an Accounting BBA only. The remaining courses for the Accounting BBA are the following:

Number

Title

Hrs

MANA 3170:

How to Get a Job

1

 

Upper Division Elective

3

 

Upper Division Elective

3

To complete the integrated Accounting BBA- MBA program, the following course must be completed.

Number

Title

Hrs

ACCT 5385:

Advanced Accounting Theory

3

ACCT 5360:

Advanced Problems in Accounting

3

FINA 5320:

Advanced Financial Management

3

ECON 5320:

Advanced Economic Analysis

3

MANA 5305:

Decision Making in Operations Management

3

MANA 5315:

Quantitative Management Tools

3

MANA 5320:

Leading and Managing People

3

MANA 5350:

Strategic Human Resource Management

3

MANA 5395:

Formulating and Implementing Strategy

3

MARK 5320:

Advanced Marketing Fundamentals

3

or

MANA 5390:

 

Designing Effective Organizations

 

3

Total

 

30