Louisiana Tech University

Master On Campus
12 months
11260 USD/year
11260 USD/year
3894 USD/year
Tuition fee
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For those individuals seeking rewarding careers in public accounting, industry and government, the Master of Accounting program at Louisiana Tech University is designed to provide the graduate-level education necessary to excel in the field of accounting. 


We’re proud that our program AACSB Accounting Accreditationis one of only two programs in Louisiana to hold a secondary accreditation from AACSB International. 

MAcc courses integrate a broad range of problem-solving and management skills, and emphasize understanding in functional business core to strengthen comprehension of both accounting and business. 

The program in Accounting from the Louisiana Tech University also further develops our students’ ability to critically appraise accounting practices. Through the MAcc, students complete the 30 hours needed to sit for the CPA exam in an efficient manner with personalized attention.

Career Paths

  • We have numerous graduates who are Partners with “Big Four” and regional accounting firms, others who have succeeded in businesses of their own, and many who are presidents, chief executive officers, vice presidents, chief financial officers or in other key executive positions in large corporations. 
  • We have also placed graduates in government careers such as the FBI, IRS and other state and national agencies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Contemporary Accounting Theory 
  • Advanced Managerial Accounting
  • Advanced Auditing 
  • Cases, Research & Problems in Tax 
  • Business Law for Accountants 
  • Intermediate accounting

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Application for Admission and return with the appropriate application fee.
  • Submit official transcripts of all prior college work demonstrating sufficient scholastic performance that qualifies the applicant to perform successfully in a master’s or doctoral program. (For doctoral admission, more emphasis is placed on an applicant’s graduate record than on the applicant’s undergraduate record).
  • Submit a satisfactory current score on the Graduate Management Admission Test.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    11260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5630 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    11260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5630 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    3894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1947 USD per semester 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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