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Master of Science in Accounting
The Master of Science in Accounting aims to provide strong theoretical foundations and professional skills in the main functional areas of accounting, including financial reporting and assurance, management control and auditing, taxation, and forensic accounting. In addition, this program is designed to help graduates prepare for careers in public accounting, industry, government or not-for-profit organizations. Accountants and auditors help to ensure that organizations are run more efficiently, public records are kept more accurately, and taxes are paid properly and on time.
Students can expect the following outcomes with this degree:
Address the changing financial laws and regulations, and increased scrutiny of company finances
Assume the role of a personal financial advisor to the business
Offer financial management and consulting services while taking on a greater advisory role
Develop a practical understanding and application of specific actions, processes, and techniques needed to move into the “next generation” of organizations
Apply product costing techniques in the development of a master budget from a strategic perspective
Baccalaureate degree (Accounting or another closely related field) earned with a CGPA of 2.0 or higher. Transcripts. Interview. Possible entrance essay.
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP)
Not authorized for residents of MA, NJ, and NY.
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