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M.Sc. On Campus

Accounting

The University of Tampa

12 months
Duration
655 USD/credit 20960 USD/year
655 USD/credit 20960 USD/year
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About

The Accounting program of The University of Tampa prepares students for the dynamic nature of a professional career in accounting. Offering both full and part-time schedules, the Master of Science in Accounting graduate curriculum includes courses to help students meet the educational requirements for professional certifications and related exams.

Overview

Accounting is often called the language of business. Organizations plan, assess and report the results of operations, financial condition and cash position using accounting principles to prepare financial statements that express business operations to both internal and external users of financial information.

External users assess creditability, performance, risk and investment potential, while internal users assess the efficiency of resource allocation, performance and achievement of strategic objectives in the daily management of a business. All organizations, whether large or small, rely on accountants to record and report the activities of the business.

Areas of Study

The curriculum of the Accounting program of The University of Tampa is tailored to expose students to specific areas of accounting, including:

  • Internal Audit
  • Federal Tax Accounting
  • Business Law for Management,
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Financial Accounting Theory

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Accounting Research and Analytics
  • Business Ethics and Corporate Governance
  • Government and Not-for-Profit Accounting
  • Advanced Financial Accounting
  • Federal Tax Accounting
  • Contemporary Issues in Accounting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application
  • $40 application fee
  • Official transcripts of all previous college work received directly from each institution
  • Graduate Management Admissions Test (GMAT) or Graduate Records Examination (GRE) is required.
  • Two professional reference forms (PDF) completed by individuals who attest to the applicant's professional background and academic potential. Professional letters of recommendation are accepted, if preferred.
  • Professional résumé
  • Personal statement: In approximately 500-1,000 words, describe your professional goals and how a graduate degree from The University of Tampa will help you accomplish those goals. In turn, you may also want to emphasize what you can contribute to the graduate program.
  • Work experience is not required.
  • International applicants: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score report

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 655 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    20960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 655 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Tampa

1122 - 1951 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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