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Master of Professional Accountancy


Total hours: 30 Semester Credit Hours
Program Information:
The Master of Professional Accountancy degree is considered the industry standard for those wanting to advance accounting careers with a graduate degree. The program is designed to surpass the minimum educational requirements for a student to be eligible to take the Certified Public Accountant Examination.
Career Opportunities:
Banks, Financial Institutions, Local, State and Government Agencies, Insurance Firms, Corporate Entities, Labor Unions, Temporary or Staffing Agencies.
Program Requirements:
• Personal Statement: Typed, minimum 300-word personal statement that briefly describes your career goals, aspirations, and timetable for completion of your proposed graduate studies.
• Resume
• Two letters of recommendation
• Official GRE/GMAT Scores (3.0 upper-level GPA exemption available)
Degree Plan for curriculum outline and course information.
Department Contact:
A.R. Sanchez, Jr. School of Business
5201 University Boulevard
Western Hemispheric Trade Center (WHT) 204B
Laredo, TX. 78041-1900
Phone: 956.326.2480


Senator Judith Zaffirini Student Success Center, Suite 206
5201 University Boulevard Laredo, Texas 78041
Telephone: (956) 326.3020