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Texas State University

Department of Accounting

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Accounting Programs

The Accounting BBA degree provides a foundation of accounting and management theories, and their practical applications. The Master of Accountancy explores social, ethical and environmental effects of accounting, and meets the 150 hour Texas CPA exam requirements.


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Welcome back, Bruce.


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Watching the Watcher

Research by Dr. Nate Cannon, associate professor of Accounting is helping the SEC and other agencies refine their approach to prevent another financial industry crisis.


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"Higher compensation results in better performance - you get what you pay for."

Dr. Mina Pizzini co-authors an award-winning paper about compensation across several sectors of business, and how it relates to job performance;

"Using Fixed Wages for Management Control: An Intra-Firm Test of the Effect of Relative Compensation on Performance" by James Hesford, Nicolas Mangin and Dr. Mina Pizzini.


Accounting Events

From Meet the Firms and Mock Interviews in fall to Spring Showcases and the Excellence Banquet in spring, the Department of Accounting provides ample opportunities for students to connect with firm recruiters to further forge their path of success.
accounting excellence banquet 2019

Meet with over 30 recruiting firms! Don't miss your opportunity to have your resume reviewed and to network with recruiting firms from all over the country! Register now before the September 17 deadline.