10 months
31850 USD/year
31850 USD/year
13700 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Our Accountancy graduates at University of North Carolina Wilmington begin their careers at the largest professional service firms and corporations in the world, at state and federal agencies and well-respected regional and local CPA firms.


Accountancy degree programs at University of North Carolina Wilmington satisfy the professional licensure and/or certification requirements in North Carolina and prepare students to sit for applicable exams.  However, requirements in other states may be different.

Key Features 

  • One of the most affordable graduate accounting programs in North Carolina
  • 96% placement rate at graduation
  • Fulfills the 150-hour education requirements to be licensed as a CPA
  • CPA exam pass rate on first-time attempts is above the national average
  • Substantial financial support available through scholarships and assistantships
  • Hands-on learning, professional development and extensive placement activities for students

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Federal Tax Research
  • Advanced Topics in Taxation
  • Accounting Practicum Audit/Tax
  • Business Database Systems
  • Information Systems Analysis and Design
  • Accounting Practicum Audit/Information Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 10 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GMAT admission requirements GMAT

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An official application for graduate admissions
  • Official transcripts of all college work (graduate and undergraduate). Note that if you attended UNCW, you do not have to request UNCW transcripts.
  • Three letters of recommendation by individuals who can comment on the applicant's potential for successful completion of a master's degree program.
  • (only electronic references submitted as part of the on-line application process will be accepted)
  • Applicant's resume (curriculum vitae)
  • A non refundable application fee of $75.00

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31850 USD per year during 10 months.
  • National

    31850 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31850 USD per year during 10 months.
  • In-State

    13700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13700 USD per year during 10 months.

Living costs for Wilmington

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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