Master of Business Administration / Master of Science in Professional Accounting (Dual Degree)
Syracuse University

Program Details

Syracuse University offers a dual MBA and Master of Science in Professional Accounting degree.  This is for students enrolled in the MBA program who want to earn two master’s degrees for fewer credits.  Students are able to develop specialized expertise in both business administration and Professional Accounting, helping them to expand their career opportunities.  

MBA courses cover topics including economics, finance, data analytics, and organizational leadership, offering skills in communication, leadership, problem solving, critical thinking, and more.  The Professional Accounting program prepares students to apply essential principles, such as taxation, financial reporting, auditing, and cost accounting, to a wide range of fields.


Students attend three three-day residencies throughout the program.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited institution
  • At least one year of full-time work experience
  • Two essays
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume or CV
  • GRE or GMAT scores
    • A waiver is available for qualified applicants
  • Interview may be required
  • TOEFL, PTE, or IELTS scores (international students only)

Special Accreditation

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education