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Accounting Students Participate in Tax Season Service Learning
Accounting Major Complete College Experience with Study Abroad
Alumna Name Hispanic Heritage Award Winner by Mayor
UST Ranks No. 4 in CPA Exam Pass Rate
Accounting Students Participate in Tax Season Service Learning

For more than 30 years, Ramon Fernandez, assistant professor of accounting, has run the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program. This year more than 50 UST accounting students, alumni and friends will dedicate their Saturdays in tax season to serve the community by offering free income tax preparation and electronic filing. Read more

Accounting Major Complete College Experience with Study Abroad

Demian Duran-Sosa knew his college experience would not be complete until he studied abroad. After seeing the courses available, the accounting major set his eyes on a Spanish-speaking country and spent part of his summer on a professor-led study abroad trip with 15 other University of St. Thomas students exploring Puebla, Mexico. Read more

 

Alumna Name Hispanic Heritage Award Winner by Mayor

On Sept. 23, 2014, the City of Houston celebrated Maria Castillo-Valle day, named for Castillo-Valle ’14, an accounting alumna who was the Youth Activist recipient of the 2014 Mayor’s Hispanic Heritage Awards. She was one of five recipients honored for their contributions made toward enhancing the quality of life of the Hispanic community. Read more

UST Ranks No. 4 in CPA Exam Pass Rate

The University of St. Thomas ranked No. 4 among 61 Texas colleges and universities whose students sat for the CPA exam, according to results from the January through March 2014 testing window. Ramon Fernandez, assistant professor in accounting, said the exam is one of the highest achievements in the field. Read more

The Cameron School of Business’ Accounting Department provides lifelong learning and decision-making skills invaluable to a graduate’s career.  Student demand for this program remains strong due to continuing expansion of job opportunities in this area, with no evidence that the trend will abate.

The Accounting Department offers three degree programs. The Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in accounting is for students pursuing an accounting career in industry or government. The BBA/Master of Business Administration (MBA), while beneficial to all career paths, is especially geared toward students who plan to take the CPA Exam.  The MSA is designed for students with non-accounting as well as accounting undergraduate degrees who want to pursue accounting on the graduate level and be eligible to sit for the CPA exam.

Degree Programs
Accounting, BBA, BBA/MBA (five-year)
Accounting, MSA

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Accounting

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Dr. John Leavins, Chair
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Prof. Ramon Fernandez
Dr. Marina Grau
Prof. Charles Lewis
Dr. Vinita Ramaswamy
Dr. John Simms
Dr. Mark Turner

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