Master of Science in Accounting
California Baptist University

Program Details

Enhance your knowledge of corporate tax, financial reporting, risk management and other vital facets of accounting with this online MS in Accounting. Created by CBU for the working professional, this advanced degree can be earned in approximately 16 months and is ACBSP-accredited. The skills and knowledge taught in this program exceed the educational requirements to become a licensed CPA. The intention is for you to become a business leader with the commitment to make both profitable and ethical impacts on your organization. Among tax law, auditing and assurance, subjects usually covered in this online accounting master’s include:

  • Advanced Topics in Financial Accounting
  • Ethics and Professional Responsibilities for CPAs
  • Advanced Business Law for Accountants

As requirements vary from state to state, if you are outside of California, be sure to check the licensing requirements of your individual board for CPA accreditation.


  • A Bachelor’s degree
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75 for unconditional admission; 2.5 GPA for conditional admission consideration
  • Official sealed transcripts
  • 2 recommendations – Recommendation Form
  • Current Resume
  • 500 word essay

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission

Restricted States

Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, District of Columbia, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, New York, Oregon, Rhode Island, Wisconsin