Professional Accounting

Texas A&M San Antonio

Master On Campus
24 months
11328 USD/year
11328 USD/year
1200 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) degree from Texas A&M San Antonio is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary for successful careers in accounting and the broader fields of business, and to prepare professional accountants to obtain high-level positions in accounting firms and other business enterprises. 


The Professional Accounting degree from Texas A&M San Antonio requires the completion of 31 semester credit hours of graduate course work as a Plan III program.

The College of Business aspires to be recognized for innovative learning programs focused on developing socially responsible business professionals and prepare students for a dynamic world. 

Educational Opportunity

At the graduate level, this is accomplished through our curriculum which emphasizes mastery of analytical, decision making, and technical skills required for success. 

We prepare students for executive management, provide them with the skills for high-level positions, and support the development of their comprehensive education, including academic research, to prepare for careers. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Advanced Accounting Problems
  • Advanced Income Tax Problems
  • Advanced Auditing
  • Advanced Cost/Managerial Accounting
  • Professional Accounting Application 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A student must be admitted to Graduate Studies and to a specific program in order to take graduate level courses. 
  • The MPA Admissions Committee requires applicants to have a minimum undergraduate cumulative/overall (all courses completed while pursuing a bachelor’s degree) GPA of 2.6 or higher or a GPA of 3.0 or higher in the last sixty hours of coursework completed for the bachelor’s degree in order to receive a one semester waiver of submitting their GMAT scores.
  • Applicants, who do not meet the GPA requirement, must submit a satisfactory GMAT score with the application in order for the application to be processed for admission. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5664 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    11328 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5664 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    1200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 600 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Professional Accounting
Texas A&M San Antonio


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