A prestigious program preparing students for successful professional careers
The Master of Accountancy degree program is designed for students whose primary career interests are accounting and assurance services. The program prepares students for professional careers in these fields by focusing on the development of research, cognitive thinking, interpersonal, and communication skills.
In conjunction with the prerequisite undergraduate accounting coursework, the Master of Accountancy program provides graduates with the accounting courses required to sit for the CPA exam.
Students must take a minimum of 30 hours of graduate courses, including a minimum of 21 hours of accounting courses. The curriculum in the accounting courses has been developed to prepare students with the skills necessary for a successful career in accounting/finance. Up to nine elective hours may be chosen from 500-level courses and must be approved by the coordinator of the MAcc program.
Students are encouraged to leverage their accounting expertise within their personal interests by selecting electives that align with their career goals:
However, students are free to choose their own elective tracks.