M.S. Accounting

The Master of Science in Accounting program is designed to develop the student’s leadership, decision-making, and critical-thinking abilities. Students entering the program should have an undergraduate degree in accounting. Students without an undergraduate degree in accounting must complete the undergraduate courses necessary to be prepared for graduate courses. Students are given opportunities to make decisions based on the critical evaluation of real-life situations. The faculty strive to prepare graduate accounting students for career opportunities and to compete effectively in global business.

Required Courses
FIN 5307Financial Management3
MGMT 5315International Management for Sustainability3
ACCT 5305Accounting Theory3
ACCT 5315Business Law for Accountants3
ACCT 5330Current Topics in Auditing3
ACCT 5340Ethics in Accounting3
ACCT 5345Financial Statement Analysis3
ACCT 5365Accounting Research Seminar3
ACCT 5375Tax Research3
ACCT 5395Current Topics in Accounting3
ACCT 5090Comprehensive Examination0
Total Semester Credit Hours30

Course Information and Schedule 

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 Program Level Student Learning Outcomes

  1. Demonstrate the application of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, Generally Accepted Auditing Standards, and Internal Revenue Code.

  2. Demonstrate critical thinking by examining and evaluating alternative solutions to accounting problems.

  3. Display ability to critically evaluate ethical issues in accounting.

  4. Demonstrate ability to communicate technical content clearly and concisely.