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The MS in Accounting/MBA fuses theory and practice to provide you with exponentially more powerful understanding of business and accounting. The professionals at leading accounting firms partner with us to design our curriculum to ensure that we provide you with skills and insights that are absolutely relevant and applicable to real-world business challenges.

All courses in the MS in Accounting/MBA program are required; there are no electives. This is a lock-step program, with all courses taken in sequence. Classes begin in May.


Summer Term Required Courses

Course Credits
Corporate Financial Reporting 1 3
Corporate Financial Reporting 2 6
Managing People and Organizations 3
Global Competition and Market Dominance
Information Analysis 3

Fall Term Required Courses

Course Credits
Corporate and Governmental/Non-Profit Financial Reporting and Decision Making 6
Audit and Other Assurance Services  6
Taxation of Individual and Business Entities 6
Information Systems and Technology 3
Corporate Governance  3

Spring Term Required Courses

Course Credits
3-month internship at accounting firm (January–March); Students return to school in April

Supply Chain and Operations Management 3
Strategic Cost of Management 3

Summer Term Required Courses

Course Credits
Creating and Sustaining Customer Markets 3
Value Creation through Financial Decision Making 3
Entrepreneurship: Services and Retail Business Creation 3
Law for Managers and Entrepreneurs 3
Accounting for Business Combinations 3
Contemporary Issues in Accounting Theory 3
Strategic Decision Making in a Changing Environment 3
Managing the Global Enterprise 3

*Please note: The curriculum is subject to change. 

Download Student Learning Outcomes for this program (PDF).