Master of Science in Accounting
University of Arizona

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


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

School Accreditation Statement

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