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Accounting

University of Massachusetts Amherst

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
20080 USD/year
20080 USD/year
9342 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Accounting program of University of Massachusetts Amherst was designed to enhance your career and provide an affordable, flexible, world-class education in the process.

Overview

Why a Master's in Accounting?

The Accounting program of University of Massachusetts Amherst — the top-ranked program in New England and one of a select few to achieve the prestigious AACSB accreditation in accounting — prepares you for the best jobs in accounting, in a way that fits your lifestyle.

Propel Your Career

Working with internationally recognized faculty in accounting and auditing, you will learn to apply real-world solutions and practices through a progressive curriculum committed to team-based learning and hands-on problem solving. The knowledge you gain in the program will fulfill the educational requirements to become a licensed Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Massachusetts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting and Reporting
  • Assurance Services
  • Strategic Cost Management
  • Principles of Federal Taxation for Individuals and Businesses
  • Ethics & Professional Responsabilities for Accountants
  • Exploring Data Analytics for Accounting Professionals

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The MS in Accounting program may be entered during the Fall, Spring, or Summer session.

Fall entry deadline for international students: February 1.

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

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
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.
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

  • Application and fee
  • Personal statement
  • Resume/CV
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • GMAT/GRE score (waiver may apply)
  • TOEFL score (if applicable)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10040 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    20080 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10040 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    9342 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4671 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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