The University of South Dakota’s AACSB accredited online Master of Professional Accountancy is designed to provide specialized training in accounting and related fields for those who wish to prepare for a career in public or private accounting and meet the 150-hour requirement for the CPA exam. In addition, the program provides training in accounting and related subjects for students seeking careers in industry, government service, or accounting education. The University of South Dakota’s Beacom School of Business has been continuously accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) since 1949. Less than five percent of the nation’s top business schools have earned this prestigious designation. Therefore, you can be confident that an online MPA from the University of South Dakota is of high quality and is well regarded by the business community. The mission of the Accounting Programs at the University of South Dakota Beacom School of Business is to provide quality professional education in an environment that promotes critical thinking, fosters the exchange of ideas among scholars, and contributes value to the practice of accounting. Advance your career today! The Master of Professional Accountancy is convenient, flexible and remarkably affordable. Apply today at www.usd.edu/onlinempa.
One official transcript verifying receipt of an undergraduate degree and official transcripts of all academic work at the undergraduate and graduate levels are required for all students.
Three letters of recommendation are required.
Statement of Purpose
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)
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