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Why UHV’s Undergraduate Accounting Program?

Do you want to turn your attention to detail and affinity for numbers into a lucrative career with plenty of room for growth? If so, the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting at the University of Houston-Victoria might be the perfect fit for you.

As part of the BBA Accounting program, you will gain extensive knowledge about how financial information is recorded and reported in businesses. This includes learning about expense allocations, asset valuation, tax liability, foreign currency translation and much more.

You will learn how to prepare financial reports so you can provide companies and individuals with the information they need to operate in an effective way and stay on top of their finances.

Once you have completed the program, you’ll be able to sit for the CPA exam.


Degree Requirements

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The Program Experience

First Step to Your Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Certification

The CPA is a prestigious accounting certification and is a requirement of many accounting jobs. Your BBA in Accounting is an important first step to achieving your CPA. As part of the program degree requirements, you will take the required courses and learn many of the topics covered in the CPA exam. The BBA in Accounting also gives you 120 credit hours of the 150 required to sit for the CPA.

Upon graduation, you can continue with either UHV’s Master of Accountancy or Strategic MBA Program to become “150 ready” for the CPA exam.

Take the Next Step

An undergraduate degree in accounting prepares you for a wide range of careers:

  • CPA
  • Accountant
  • Auditor
  • Financial Analyst
  • Treasury Analyst
  • Tax Consultant
  • Forensic Accountant

Key Benefits of UHV

What makes UHV’s BBA in Accounting program special?

We provide our students with real-world experience and give them the tools they need to thrive in any setting once they have graduated.

It doesn’t matter if you choose to work in the public or private sector, handle tax preparation, or work as a treasurer or controller. No matter where you plan to go with your career, our instructors and administrators at UHV work hard to ensure you are prepared to take on your professional role and see the payoff from your education as soon as possible.

Who Should Apply?

Anyone who is detail-oriented, good with numbers and enjoys working with clients is a good fit for UHV’s BBA in Accounting program.

With courses available online and face-to-face in Victoria and the UHV instructional site in Katy, we aim to be as flexible as possible to ensure that all who desire a degree in accounting can attain one.

Our BBA in Accounting program is also the perfect fit for students who are looking to gain an education at an affordable price. With our low tuition rates, we make it easier and more affordable than ever to earn your degree.

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Qiao “Riya” Xu
"Explore the exciting world of accounting with me! In our class, you'll gain practical skills for diverse careers, financial stability, and the power to make a real impact in business work and beyond. Let's dive in and shape your future together."
Qiao “Riya” Xu, Associate Professor of Accounting
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