12 months
6520 USD/year
6520 USD/year
5520 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Professional Accountancy degree from Jackson State University is awarded by the Division of Graduate Studies through the Department of Accounting. 


Key facts

The Professional Accountancy degree from Jackson State University emphasizes advanced topics in accountancy. Students with undergraduate degrees in majors other than Accounting must complete certain prerequisite courses to enter this program. 

Details are provided on the next page. Students interested in becoming CPAs should consider MPA studies because accountancy laws in many states require 150 collegiate-level hours to sit for the CPA examination. This law became effective in Mississippi in 1995. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Adv. Managerial Accounting
  • Adv. Acct. Theory
  • Advanced Auditing
  • Sem. in Gov. & NFP Acct
  • Research in Taxation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for Admission. Click here to access the Graduate School Application.
  • Out-of-state and International applicants must submit a $25.00 application fee. Applications will not be processed without payment of the application fee. Payment is made by  using a credit/debit card at the time of application.  Application payments are processed as part of the application.
  • A satisfactory TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) or IELTS score 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3260 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    6520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3260 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    5520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2760 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Jackson

1080 - 1645 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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