Master On Campus Online


Georgia Southern University

12 months
13260 USD/year
13260 USD/year
3324 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Accounting program of Georgia Southern University allows students to continue their specialized studies in accounting. Many students who earn a MAcc degree seek careers as certified public accountants (CPA).


The curriculum of the Accounting program of Georgia Southern University consists of 30 semester hours of coursework that prepares students to take the CPA exam.


Certificate options in Tax and Forensic Accounting allow students to set themselves apart and increase their versatility in the workforce.


MAcc students celebrate learning practical and theoretical concepts, which they apply on the CPA exam and in the real world.


Georgia Southern accounting alumni consistently hold high recruitment and employment rates in major firms.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Seminar in Financial Accounting
  • Taxation of Corporations and Partnerships
  • Seminar in Auditing
  • Seminar in Accounting Information Systems
  • Fraudulent Financial Reporting
  • Law and Ethics for Accountants

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose Essay: Because the admissions process may not allow for personal interviews, this essay is a crucial reflection of the applicant’s written communication skills.
  • Past Academic Performance: While there is no minimum undergraduate GPA requirement, the advisor views past grades as an important indicator of the applicant’s future academic performance.
  • Professional Experience: There is no work experience requirement although work experience will be viewed positively.
  • Letters of Recommendation: Letters are optional but may boost an applicant's chances for admission.
  • A degree in accounting is not mandatory; however, applicants will not be considered for admission until they meet the prerequisite requirements; and
  • Demonstrate an appropriate level of professionalism and proficiency in accounting through their coursework, internship or work experience, and extracurricular involvement.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    13260 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6630 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3324 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1662 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Statesboro

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

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


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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