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Professional Accounting

University of Miami

Master Online
16 months
Duration
2100 USD/credit
2100 USD/credit
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About

The Professional Accounting program at University of Miami includes 4 options that can be tailored to your interests and aspirations. Relevant and rigorous courses prepare you for the CPA exam and / or to earn other accounting certifications such as Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Management Accountant (CMA).

Overview

For those with previous accounting experience we recommend completing the Accounting Practice Certificate and either the Master of Professional Accounting (with CPA track) or MBA with Focus Area in Accounting.

For those with no previous accounting experience we recommend completing the Accounting Practice Certificate and either the Master of Professional Accounting or the MBA with Focus Area in Accounting.

Mission

The MPrA program at University of Miami strives to conform to strategic priorities of the Miami Business School in the following ways:

  • Integrate knowledge from the latest field-based research into classroom discussion so that students better understand financial and managerial decision making in practice and can take a professional leadership role in assessing the standard quantitative tools used in accounting.
  • Recognize the context and implications of the conflicts of interest inherent in the accounting industry in both classroom discussion and extracurricular interaction with local leaders, in order to create principled leaders in the field of accounting.
  • Expose students to the global aspect of the field of accounting through both coursework and interaction with masters-level students in one of the most culturally diverse graduate business schools in the United States.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting
  • Taxation
  • Accounting Information Systems
  • Financial Statement Analysis and Valuation
  • Auditing
  • Advanced Cost Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting and Financial Reporting

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required

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.
80
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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Go to our online application.
  • Unofficial transcript: Submit a copy of your transcript from all academic institutions attended
  • Submit Test Scores (Dependent on Program) 
  • Résumé: Submit your most recent résumé that appropriately illustrates your professional experience
  • Personal statement: Submit a one-page personal statement addressing your interest in the program in relation to your professional background and career aspirations.
  • Language Proficiency: International students who do not hold an undergraduate U.S degree must submit Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.
  • National

    2100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 USD per credit and a duration of 16 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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