The Accounting department at TVCC offers university and workforce Associate degrees. Students that plan to seek a bachelor's degree at a senior college or university may enroll in an Associate of Liberal Arts with an Accounting major. Students that plan to seek employment may enroll in the Associate of Applied Science degree program or the Certificate of Completion program.
According to the most recent U. S. Department of Labor's Occupational Outlook Handbook, employment of accountants and auditors is expected to grow 16 percent from 2010 to 2020. The following video provides additional information on Accounting careers in the State of Texas. This video was produced by the Texas Genuine project whose Web site provides information on workforce careers.
The BAAS transfer options provide opportunities for students who complete an AAS with TVCC to continue their education at a partnering university. By enrolling and completing online courses with the partnering university, TVCC’s AAS students are able to earn a bachelor of applied arts and sciences (BAAS) degree that often is necessary for advancement into managerial and executive positions.