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Accounting, M.Sc.

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
, TX,
Emphasizing principled leadership, this 33-credit-hour program provides Accounting professionals with the foundation necessary to excel in today’s financial environment that compels high quality reporting and transparency. 

About

Accounting is an essential element of all companies, across industries. Designed to help accounting professionals navigate challenges in this dynamic profession, the program covers topics including financial accounting, auditing, ethics and taxation among others. Upon graduation students are prepared to sit for the CPA exam and begin a career in public accounting in fields such as assurance, taxation, consulting or forensic accounting. Others will choose career paths in business or industry in areas such as financial reporting, managerial accounting, financial analysis or treasury functions.

Programme Structure

  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Taxation
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Auditing
  • Financial Statement Analysis
  • Entity Taxation
  • Business Ethics for Accountants

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: International students should complete their applications at least 2 months before the start of the term. 
  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Credits
    33 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

If you have a U.S. bachelor’s degree in any field (or the foreign equivalent), you may be eligible for admission to one of our graduate business programs. The minimum admissions requirements are:

  • U.S. bachelor's degree with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 from a regionally accredited college or university (or comparable foreign degree).
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA in any graduate-level coursework completed.
  • Good academic standing with all colleges attended.
  • TOEFL IBT (80+), IELTS Academic (6.5+), PTE Academic (67), MELAB(80) or iTEP (3.9+) scores (only required for visa holders without U.S. degrees).

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    1250 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National Applies to you

    1250 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1250 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Dallas

  • 1140 - 1930 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

Amount: Scholarship recipients will receive an exclusive rate of $1,000 per credit hour for the remainder of their program.

Eligibility: New students who have demonstrated significant achievements may be selected for a Gupta College of Business Scholarship.

To be eligible for this scholarship you must: 

  • Be admitted to the MBA or MS program within the Satish & Yasmin Gupta College of Business. Graduate certificate and non-degree seeking students are not eligible.
  • Be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours per term.
  • Remain in good academic standing.
  • Meet the following application deadlines (only applicants who have submitted all required application documents and fees will be considered):

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