Accountants are generally responsible for creating, analyzing and communicating financial information for companies, organizations, individual clients and government agencies. Accurate recording and reporting of financial data and business transactions comprise a major portion of an accountant’s workday.

Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

The accounting graduate program prepares students to apply discipline-specific knowledge and skills as leaders in the field of accounting. Students will develop critical thinking skills, as well as an understanding of the strategic role of accounting in business organizations and society. This 30-hour degree program can be completed in 12 months and provides an excellent avenue to attain CPA compliance for those seeking professional certification.

Exceptional undergraduate accounting students can apply for the Accelerated MAcc program to begin graduate coursework while completing their bachelor’s degree.

 

Program Objectives

Students completing the Master of Accountancy degree shall:

  • Demonstrate the ability to create a research paper and analyze and evaluate financial and managerial scenarios.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of the professional communication and behavior necessary to become successful professionals in the field of accounting.
Program Options

Accounting, M.Acc.

Develops critical thinking skills, as well as an understanding of the strategic role of accounting in business organizations and society.

Accounting, B.S.B.A./M.Acc.

Exceptional undergraduates in the accounting program may apply for the Accelerated MAcc program, and begin coursework in the MAcc before they complete their bachelor’s degree.