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Accounting 

American University Washington DC

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
1812 USD/credit
1812 USD/credit
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About

Our Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program prepares students for rewarding careers in all facets of the field, from nonprofit to forensic accounting.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

Whether you're advancing your career, transitioning to a new one or just starting out, the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program from American University Washington DC    will put you on track to compete in a flourishing field – one that's projected to increase by 22 percent in the next decade. 

The MSA curriculum focuses on various accounting topics – including auditing, forensic investigation, business ethics, information systems, and more – to develop the leadership qualities and data-utilization skills you'll need to excel in the industry.

Career

Alumni of the MSA program work for a variety of companies in a wide range of positions, including, but not limited to:

  • Deloitte/Deloitte & Touche
  • EY
  • KPMG
  • PwC
  • CohnReznick
  • RSM US LLP
  • Fannie Mae
  • FTI Consulting
  • International Monetary Fund
  • Navigant Consulting
  • SC&H Group

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Auditing
  • Forensic investigation
  • Business ethics
  • Information systems

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

30 to 37.5

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A current copy of your resume is required and must be uploaded in the supplemental items section of the online application. 
  • A statement of purpose is required for all graduate programs, including certificate programs, and can be completed on the application form. 
  • One letter of recommendation is required for the the MBA program and all MS programs. 
  • An interview is required for admission to the Full-time MBA and MS Marketing programs. 
  • A non-refundable fee of $100 USD is required. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1812 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1812 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1812 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1812 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

There are also several MS Accounting scholarships that can offer financial assistance to students. http://kogod.biz/2P7n7IT

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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