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Master On Campus

Accounting

The University of Akron

12 months
Duration
802 USD/credit 43308 USD/year
802 USD/credit 43308 USD/year
461 USD/credit 24894 USD/year
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About

The specialized Accounting program of The University of Akron is designed to meet the needs of a wide variety of students from different backgrounds. 

Overview

Accounting (MSA)

  • The Accounting program of The University of Akron offers accounting majors the flexibility to combine their accounting backgrounds with coursework in information systems and finance. Students who are new to the field of accounting are able to gain the skills to pursue a career in the field of accounting. Students may pursue either a professional accountancy option or an accounting information systems option. The MSA offers students the opportunity to develop substantive knowledge, skills, and abilities in accounting.
  • Students are encouraged to begin the program in the fall semester. Students needing pre-MSA foundation level courses may start in summer.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Enterprise Systems and Internal Control
  • Contemporary Accounting Issues
  • Enterprise Risk Assessment and Assurance
  • Accounting and Assurance Project 
  • Advanced Financial Reporting and Analysis
  • Information Systems Security

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

It is recommended that international students apply six weeks prior to these dates to allow time for admission and I-20 visa processing.

Credits

54 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GMAT admission requirements GMAT
500

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GMAT (score of 500 or better preferred) or GRE, LSAT, PCAT, or MCAT scores. Test waivers may be granted for students holding an advanced degree or those with three or more years of work experience beyond conferral of the bachelor's degree.
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose
  • Resume
  • Undergraduate degrees in accounting from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent or a non-accounting undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution or international equivalent.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 802 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    43308 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 802 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    24894 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 461 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Akron

890 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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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