There is a world of opportunity waiting in accounting and finance careers, and TCU wants to get you there.

ACAP is a unique experience designed to inspire diverse high school students to attend college, and pursue a career in accounting and related fields, like finance and entrepreneurship.

A Week at TCU

We are looking for smart, motivated, engaged students. You’ll spend one week on the TCU campus over the summer, getting a taste of the college experience. And it’s all free.

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You will receive free tuition, room and board, books, materials, tools, NABA HS membership and mentoring. The program concludes with a recognition luncheon or banquet for students, parents, speakers, and corporate partners.

The action-packed week will include:

  • Interactive sessions and workshops that introduce accounting, entrepreneurship, finance, technology, and management while providing the foundation of financial literacy and the development of interpersonal skills
  • Prominent business leaders who share their knowledge, provide tips for success, and discuss career opportunities
  • Learning the value of collaboration and teamwork through the group projects or case study initiatives.
  • Experience with careers in accounting firsthand through tours of local certified public accounting firms and companies in the private sector
How to Apply

Summer 2023 Program: July 9-14, 2023

Application Process

We have updated the 2023 ACAP student application. The new portal allows students to upload their transcripts, as well as request recommendations through the portal.


  • Must be a high school Freshman through Senior.
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 for Freshmen and Sophomores, 2.5 for Juniors and Seniors.

How to Apply

  1. Complete the online application
    • Provide two references
    • Upload an unofficial high school transcript
  2. Attend an interview

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