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Accounting, M.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
, NY,
Through the expertise of its faculty and innovation of its curriculum, Old Westbury offers an M.S. in Accounting that prepares both accounting and non-accounting professionals to advance in or begin a wide range of careers in accounting and business.


The program's objective goes beyond technical training in accounting practices. The Old Westbury faculty encourages students to integrate technical knowledge with ethical judgment - with analytical skills that can be adapted to the ever-changing American business climate - and with the ability to communicate with others for the betterment of their organizations and themselves.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Financial Accounting Theory 
  • Cost Accounting and Management Applications 
  • Advanced Government & Not-for-profit Acccounting 
  • Auditing for Public Accounting 
  • Tax Accounting for Individuals 
  • Legal Environment of Business

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
    • Duration description

      Those with an undergraduate accounting degree can complete the program in one full year of study.

  • Credits
    51 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Completion of Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Science, or BBA degree
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (admission is based on a review of the combination of cumulative undergraduate Grade Point Average and GMAT score)
  • An official GMAT Examination score taken within the last 5 years 
  • Two letters of recommendation (professional or academic)
  • An essay about the applicant’s career goals and a self-assessment of their strengths

Tuition Fee

  • International

    22210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11105 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    22210 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11105 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    10870 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5435 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
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