Welcome From the Department Chair

UT Tyler Department of Accounting, Finance and Business Law

Department Chair, Roger LirelyWelcome to the Department of Accounting, Finance and Business Law at The University of Texas at Tyler. We provide programs of excellence in accounting and finance and courses of excellence that support the undergraduate and graduate programs of the Soules College of Business and the university. Our highly qualified and diverse faculty is committed to providing quality education, dedicated service and rigorous research.

As a student who majors in our disciplines, you will have the opportunity to engage with an enthusiastic faculty, dynamic student organizations and supportive local and regional employers and constituencies. As a parent of one of our students, you can rest assured that your son or daughter will receive an excellent education delivered by quality faculty employing state-of-the-art facilities and technology. As en employer, you will be impressed by the knowledge, skill set and professionalism of our graduates.

Please browse through our website to learn more about us then come join us for a great educational experience.


Roger Lirely, D.B.A
Department Chair of Accounting, Finance and Business Law