Master of Science in Accounting
Merrimack College

Program Details

The Master of Science in Accounting online degree prepares students for the CPA exam and the accounting industry, regardless of educational background.  Learn from a program that was designed by industry leaders, taught by industry experts, and that is regularly updated to integrate any changes to the CPA exam.  Courses combine accounting, analytical, and strategic planning skills, ensuring students will stand out from their peers.  Concentrations are available in:

  • Taxation
  • Fraud & Forensics
  • Business Analytics

Enjoy a highly personalized approach to learning with an academic and program advisor that will be there from initial inquiry to graduation with a vested interest in your success.  The advisor develops an appropriate curriculum plan, counsels you as you progress toward degree completion and the CPA exam, and offers career planning assistance and advice.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Merrimack College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Official College Transcript(s)