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Accountancy, M.Ac.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
University rank #987 (BCR) Oxford, OH, United States
The Master of Accountancy Program at the Farmer School of Business is more than just accounting. We prepare you for broad accounting-related careers beyond tax and assurance services. Our graduates have gone on to pursue careers in business risk services, fraud investigation, business valuation, forensic accounting, systems and process assurance, and investment banking.


A key component of our program is interaction with international accounting executives. Recent guests in our MAcc classrooms include Ernie Almonte, chairman of the AICPA, and Lynn Good, group executive and CFO of Duke Energy. In the spring, you will participate in the Executive Conference on Governance, Risk Management, and Reporting sponsored by our Center for Business Excellence.


Miami University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region of the United States. Miami's most recent accreditation review occurred in 2015.

Programme Structure

Courses include::

  • Introduction to Financial Accounting
  • Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Cost Accounting
  • Federal Income Tax Accounting
  • Modeling Business Processes in Accounting Information Systems
  • Financial Accounting Research
  • Financial Statement Auditing

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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General Requirements

The admissions committee evaluates applicants based on the following criteria:

  • Undergraduate academic record (university transcript)
  • GMAT or GRE score *Graduates of the Farmer School of Business Accountancy undergraduate program are no longer required to submit a GMAT score, though we do recommend it
  • TOEFL/IELTS score (international students)
  • Professional, community, and extracurricular activities (resume)
  • Personal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • $70 Application Fee (non-refundable)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    30052 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15026 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6155 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Oxford

  • 1095 - 1810 USD/month
    Living Costs

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