M.Sc. On Campus

Professional Accounting

Seton Hall University

12 months
1350 USD/credit 40500 USD/year
1350 USD/credit 40500 USD/year
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This Professional Accounting program at Seton Hall University is designed for accounting majors looking to satisfy the 150-credit educational requirement to sit for the CPA exam in New Jersey, New York and most other states.


The Professional Accounting program from Seton Hall University, offered on campus, is also well-suited for accountants who are looking to update their skills and increase their knowledge of the profession.

Key Features 

  • Our graduates land at some of the largest and most prestigious organizations after graduation: Ernst & Young, KPMG, Deloitte, Prudential, New York Life and the NBA.
  • Developed with top-level specialists as a practical graduate accounting education, this program can be completed in approximately one year of evening-only classes.


Seton Hall is home to the only accounting program in Northern NJ to achieve both business & accounting accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Financial Accounting Seminar 
  • Tax Research 
  • Essentials of Federal Taxation 
  • Forensic Accounting 
  • Governmental and Not-for-Profit Accounting 
  • Enterprise-Wide Accounting Information Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • All Official Transcripts
  • Standardized Test Score (i.e., GMAT, GRE, LSAT) – (Optional for the M.S.B.A)
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • Letter(s) of Recommendation
  • Application Fee

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    40500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1350 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    40500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1350 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for South Orange

1702 - 4188 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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