Master of Science in Accounting
University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Program Details

With accelerated eight-week courses and flexible online scheduling, full-time students can complete their Master of Science in Accounting degree in just one year. Interdisciplinary electives allow you to customize the degree to best suit your career interests. An additional option exists for students without a bachelor’s degree in accounting to complete prerequisites.

Coursework examines topics such as social responsibility for accountants, auditing, and corporate tax. You will learn how to utilize data analytics tools to aid in financial decision making. Graduates can find careers in public accounting, industry, government, consulting, and research.

 You can expect to study areas including:

  • Managerial cost accounting
  • Financial statement auditing
  • Data analytics for accountants

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

AACSB International (AACSB)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Louisiana at Lafayette is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GMAT, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • GMAT waiver available with approval