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Master of Science in Accounting

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Accounting is a great fit for recent accounting graduates or accounting/auditing professionals looking to pass the CPA exam while leading a busy life.  This flexible program focuses on preparing students to pass the CPA licensure exam and also helps build the communication and leadership skills employers are looking for.  Graduates will be able to critically analyze accounting problems to find creative solutions, identify and apply appropriate accounting rules and standards, understand current issues and emerging trends in accounting, and use cultural awareness and communication skills to foster highly productive and collaborative relationships.


  • A completed graduate application
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation
  • Your current resume
  • Official college transcripts covering all prior undergraduate academic work
  • A personal statement

Accreditation & Licensing

New England Commission of Higher Education