Master On Campus


University of Northern Colorado

12 months
1182 USD/credit 35460 USD/year
1182 USD/credit 35460 USD/year
630 USD/credit 18900 USD/year
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Earn your Master of Accounting degree at University of Northern Colorado, in our AACSB International accredited graduate accounting program.


Prepare to enter public or private accounting and sit for the CPA exam with the Master of Accounting (M.Acc.) program at University of Northern Colorado. This program satisfies the 150-hour requirement for licensing as a CPA in Colorado and most other states. Our graduates enjoy an exceptional job placement rate and find opportunities with public accounting firms, corporations, government and not-for-profit organizations.

  • Earn your Master of Accounting degree in an AACSB International accredited program, a certification of excellence in accounting and business education that less than five percent of business schools in the world have achieved.
  • Benefit from a student-focused educational experience at the first and only business college to earn the prestigious Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award from the Office of the President of the United States.
  • Apply your learning in real-world settings with paid internship opportunities and service learning activities that include consulting with not-for-profit businesses in the local community.
  • Work in small classes alongside award-winning faculty comprised of experienced accounting professionals, most of whom serve on boards of major professional and industry organizations.

Your Future in Accounting

A master’s degree in accounting will position you for a wider range of career opportunities and quicker advancement. Our program also increases your future mobility by providing an education that is substantially equivalent to the educational requirements of other states.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Professional Accounting Research, Communication and Ethics
  • Contemporary Issues in Auditing Topics
  • Advanced Financial Management
  • Professional Accounting Internship
  • Business Law
  • Governmental and Institutional Accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
146 (verbal)
140 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The $60 non-refundable application fee can be paid using a VISA, MasterCard or Discover card.
  • Official high school transcripts and graduation certificates
  • Graduate applicants are expected to meet a 3.0 GPA equivalent
  • Please provide a clear, high resolution photocopy of the bio-page (photo-page) of your passport
  • All doctoral programs and some master’s, certificate and licensure programs require letters of recommendation.
  • Some graduate programs require supplemental application materials.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    35460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1182 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    35460 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1182 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    18900 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 630 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Greeley

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

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


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