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Master of Science in Accounting

Program Details

The online MS in Accounting degree program from the University of Arizona is designed to help working professionals prepare for or further a career in professional accounting while earning credit toward obtaining a CPA license. Courses cover topics in areas such as:

  • Advanced Federal Taxation
  • Principles of Auditing
  • Accounting Theories & Institutions
  • Accounting for Not-for-Profit Entities
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Ethics for Professional Accountants
  • Business Law

Requirements

To be eligible students must possess a four-year bachelor's degree with at least a 2.75 GPA and have completed the following prerequisites:

  • ACCT 200, Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • ACCT 210, Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • ACCT 310, Cost Accounting
  • ACCT 400A, Intermediate Financial Accounting I
  • ACCT 400B, Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • ACCT 420, Introduction to Federal Taxation

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission