Accounting is a field of study that involves the analysis of a company or organization’s economic activities. This information is then reported back to either management, creditors, or investors. Accounting can also be referred to as financial reporting.
The Rady School's Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) enhances future career opportunities by preparing students for a wide range of accounting career opportunities
Launch Your Career in Professional Accountancy
The Rady School's Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) enhances future career opportunities by preparing students for a wide range of accounting career opportunities that span public accounting firms, corporate accounting departments, and not-for-profit and governmental organizations. The foundation of the MPAc experience at Rady includes outstanding faculty, integrative accounting knowledge, team projects, emphasis on communication and teamwork, case studies, professional seminars, guest speakers, simulations, and hands-on-experiences.
In the Rady School MPAc program you will:
Fulfill accounting education requirements for CPA licensure.
Acquire an advanced degree to become more attractive to potential employers.
Be part of the UC San Diego and Rady School networks.
Access personal career coaches via Rady’s Graduate Career Connections.
Work in a diverse team as you learn key business functions such as marketing, finance and operations.
Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick
Ranked among the top 40 graduate accounting programs in North America by Eduniversal, and with a curriculum endorsed by the Institute of Management Accountants, our accou
Ranked among the top 40 graduate accounting programs in North America by Eduniversal, and with a curriculum endorsed by the Institute of Management Accountants, our accounting master’s program is strategically designed to help meet the career goals of recently-graduated accounting majors looking to prepare for the CPA exam and launch satisfying careers.
The Rutgers Business School Master of Accountancy in Financial Accounting is a 30-credit, hybrid graduate accounting program that combines the best of in-person and online learning to provide optimal flexibility for both you and hiring accounting firms.
Hult’s one-year Master of Finance equips you with the foundation necessary to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management. Learn both the language of busin
Pursue a career in corporate finance and make an impact within a multinational company.
Hult’s one-year Master of Finance equips you with the foundation necessary to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management. Learn both the language of business and the tactical financial skills needed to make an impact in corporate finance and accounting.
Start your program in Boston and have the option to rotate to up to two other Hult campuses for your electives as part of our Global Campus Rotation.
Your Master of Finance at a glance
Who is this program for?
Candidates who have recently graduated from university or college, as well as individuals with up to three years of work experience who want to launch a career in the finance function of multinational companies....
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University of Delaware, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics
The master of accounting practice (MAP) is designed for students who did not major in accounting as undergraduates but now want to pursue the professional practice of acc
Prepare for a rewarding career in accounting.
The master of accounting practice (MAP) is designed for students who did not major in accounting as undergraduates but now want to pursue the professional practice of accountancy through graduate study and prepare to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination. You may also find this program beneficial if you have some academic preparation in accounting and are seeking to update or increase your accounting knowledge.
You may have majored in any area during your undergraduate study. However, the MAP program requires students to have taken ACCT 207 Introduction to Financial Accounting and ACCT 208 Introduction to Managerial Accounting (or their equivalents) before beginning coursework. If you do not hold an undergraduate business degree, you may be required to complete several additional courses in order to satisfy the AACSB general skills, business and management knowledge requirements. This will be determined based on your prior coursework and does not need to be completed before starting the MAP program....
The Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree program is a professional graduate degree designed to help an individual meet the challenges of a career in accounting, whether pub
The Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree program is a professional graduate degree designed to help an individual meet the challenges of a career in accounting, whether public, private, or governmental. The School of Accountancy at Kennesaw State University is home to the largest accounting program in the State of Georgia and offers excellence in accounting education. Within the Coles College of Business, the Accounting and Business degree programs are fully accredited by AACSB International-The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.
General Requirements for Admission to the MAcc Program
Admission to the MAcc program is granted to those persons showing high promise of success in graduate business (accounting) study. Applicants' portfolios are reviewed as a part of a competitive process based on the following components:...
Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University
The Johnson MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization is an accelerated one-year program that prepares students to take the CPA exam and to become successful leaders
The Johnson MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization is an accelerated one-year program that prepares students to take the CPA exam and to become successful leaders and managers in the field of accounting. Offered through the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, one of the largest Ivy League Universities, the program is differentiated by its flexibility and unique curriculum which consists of a combination of core and electives, which allows students to complement a complete and rigorous technical accounting core with the depth and range of graduate electives of one of the world’s top MBA programs.
Program Format & Schedule
The MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization program starts in August. The program is two-semesters and 30-credit hours long....
University of Washington, Tacoma - Milgard School of Business
The Milgard School of Business Master of Accounting (MAcc) program offers an innovative professional accounting program featuring courses in international accounting, soc
Courses emphasize the skills and tools accountants need to be able to inform and assist decision makers. Key areas of accounting and business knowledge covered in our coursework include advanced topics in accounting, international accounting, planning, control and performance evaluation, financial statement analysis, financial accounting theory, taxation of businesses, and business law and ethics.
Our program provides the necessary fifth-year of higher education required for the State of Washington CPA exam.
The fifth year of college you spend qualifying for the CPA exam will set you apart from the competition. The Milgard School's MAcc program at UW Tacoma provides a transformational experience for those aspiring to a successful career in accounting. Bolster your skills with practical and research-based knowledge that comes from a world-class university....
The MPAcc degree gives you the opportunity to refine your critical reasoning skills, leadership talents and your ability to work in a team; develop an ethical basis to as
Why MSU Denver's MPAcc Degree?
Only 10 classes (30 credit hours) and no thesis.
Concentrations in high demand areas: Public Accounting, Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting, Internal Auditing, and Taxation.
One of the most affordable MPAcc programs in Colorado and beyond.
Small class sizes for more one-on-one teacher interaction.
Evening or afternoon class options.
Experienced instructors with varied backgrounds in all types of accounting.
A vibrant and diverse downtown campus that’s near the business district.
Students from all educational and career backgrounds are encouraged to explore.
The MPAcc degree gives you the opportunity to:
Refine your critical reasoning skills, leadership talents and your ability to work in a team;
Develop an ethical basis to assist in adapting to today’s multifaceted business world and making complex decisions;
Produce high quality, professional-level written and oral communications;
Use technology applicable to the accounting field;
Participate in service-learning, applied-learning, internships or get involved in other professional events;
Do research and refine your presentation skills;
Develop a sound foundation in regulatory and legal environments.
In just one year, gain the knowledge and skills necessary to meet the demands of the accounting profession with a One-Year Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree from Penn St
One-Year MAcc Program
In just one year, gain the knowledge and skills necessary to meet the demands of the accounting profession with a One-Year Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree from Penn State's Smeal College of Business. Designed for high-potential baccalaureate degree holders, the program offers CPA preparation and expanded career opportunities.
Connect with Corporate Partners: Top employers, including the Big Four and major regional accounting firms, come to Smeal knowing they will find hard-working students who will succeed once hired.
Engage in Challenging Course Work: Courses are designed with the near-term goal of passing the CPA Exam and the long-term goal of preparing you for a rewarding career.
Build Your Network: Opportunities to connect within and beyond the classroom encourage collaboration among students and faculty and build your career potential.
Accounting at Penn State
Build the financial and accounting skillset needed to rise to an executive level of responsibility and earning power.
Build the financial and accounting skillset needed to rise to an executive level of responsibility and earning power.
Do you want to advance your career and move toward an organizational leadership position, such as a Chief Financial Officer? Ideal for mid-career professionals, this MicroMasters program will help you build the skills you’ll need to make high-level decisions that impact your organization's current operations and financial future.
You will gain hands-on experience as you report and analyze financial transactions of corporations. Further, you will learn how to assess risks and returns of alternative investments by analyzing SEC 10-K reports of Fortune 500 companies and enhance your ability to make effective financial management decisions to prepare for future career advancement....
Mitchell College of Business, University of South Alabama (MCOB)
The Master of Accounting degree is a specialized program that is designed to provide students with advanced coursework in the accounting field.
The Master of Accounting degree is a specialized program that is designed to provide students with advanced coursework in the accounting field. It is of primary interest to individuals interested in careers as Certified Public Accountants, management accountants, and government accountants.
A student who has a bachelor's degree with less than 3.0 but greater than a 2.5 (A=4.0) or a minimum grade-point average of 2.75 on the last 64 semester hours of college work may attain Provisional Admission provided the student has a satisfactory GMAT score based on one of the following formulas:
200 x GPA + GMAT = 1050 or 200 x UDGPA (last 64 hours) + GMAT = 1100...
Success in the accounting profession entails more than just accounting expertise. It requires uncompromising ethics, analytical thinking, awareness of cultural nuances, a
Master of Accounting
Success in the accounting profession entails more than just accounting expertise. It requires uncompromising ethics, analytical thinking, awareness of cultural nuances, and effective communication. The Tulane Masters of Accounting (MACCT) program prepares students on all these fronts and provides them with a head start to become leaders in the accounting profession.
The MACCT program's core courses provide academic rigor in auditing, financial accounting, managerial accounting, and taxation. The program's flexible structure gives students the option of adding a concentration in Finance, Energy or Taxation and to complete their coursework over 2 or 3 semesters. Additionally, if the student desires, the MACCT course offerings can enable a student to sit for the CPA exam....
University of New Orleans College of Business Administration
UNO's Accounting Department provides a CPA preparation program to enable individuals who have degrees in areas other than accounting to obtain the necessary course work t
UNO's Accounting Department provides a CPA preparation program to enable individuals who have degrees in areas other than accounting to obtain the necessary course work to qualify to take the CPA exam. The program requires 27 hours of accounting courses and 24 hours of business courses.
Required Accounting Courses:
Principles of Accounting
Intermediate Accounting I
Intermediate Accounting II
Managerial Accounting I
Tax Accounting I
Auditing and Professional Accounting I
Accounting Electives: Required Business Courses: 24 hours, including:
The Legal Environment of Business
Texas A & M University Corpus Christi College of Business
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, through the Department of Accounting and Business Law in the College of Business, offers a PPA leading to the awarding of the BBA
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, through the Department of Accounting and Business Law in the College of Business, offers a PPA leading to the awarding of the BBA and the MAcc. Students selected for the PPA enter in the spring semester of their third year and complete the program at the end of their fifth year. The curriculum emphasizes the development of ethical judgment, business decision-making skills, and teamwork, and encourages students to intern with a business appropriate to their career path during the spring semester of their fourth year.A variety of different career paths are available to accountants. Accounting professionals work in public accounting in audit, consulting, tax and financial planning, providing services to a wide range of organizations. Accountants also enjoy financial reporting, tax, and managerial accounting careers with companies in all industries, in all levels of government, and in educational institutions as professionals and as educators. As businesses, governments, and individuals generate and utilize information at accelerating rates in an increasingly global environment, public trust in the value of the information and the financial reporting of firms depends on the highest integrity, dedication, and expertise of the accountants in each of these career paths....