Sacred Heart University

M.Sc. On Campus Blended
12 months
1010 USD/credit
1010 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Today’s global economy, changing regulations, and tighter integration across key business functions have created an unprecedented demand for skilled accountants with advanced degrees. Sacred Heart University’s Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program will develop you into the accounting professional that high-powered organizations seek.


At Sacred Heart University, you can concentrate your expertise in one of two in-demand fields: forensic accounting or accounting analytics.

  • In the Forensic Accounting master’s program, you’ll examine the principles and techniques used to investigate legal matters involving complex financial transactions -- from money laundering and contract disputes, to bankruptcies and securities fraud.
  • In the Accounting Analytics program, you'll examine the concepts of data base management, descriptive and predictive analytics, data visualization, audit and tax data analytics.

The programme

You will benefit from a unique hybrid format that supports your continued full-time employment by blending online courses with monthly Saturday seminars on campus from 9AM to 5PM.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fin. Acctg. Theory & Practice 
  • Adv. Issues In Fin. Acctg 
  • Accounting Analytics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Completed applications will be considered on a rolling basis until the fall cohort is full.




30 alternative credits


On Campus, Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Non-refundable application fee
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution with a 3.0 GPA or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  • Official transcripts from all undergraduate institutions attended
  • Written personal statement: a one-page statement describing your interest and qualifications for the program, as well as history of relevant business experience
  • 2 Letters of recommendation
  • Professional resume
  • No GMAT/GRE required

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1010 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1010 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1010 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1010 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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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