Cleveland State University (CSU)

Master On Campus
12 months
13844 USD/year
12534 USD/year
7292 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Accountancy from Cleveland State University (CSU) provides students with the opportunity to develop basic technical and statistical skills, to obtain knowledge of the business disciplines, and to pursue advanced course work in accounting or taxation.


 Graduates of Accountancy from Cleveland State University (CSU) allows the student to pursue one of two programs of study: The Accounting/Audit program is designed to develop competent accountants, who are knowledgeable in financial processes and procedures and are able to provide and interpret sophisticated financial information for the business community. or The Tax program prepares individuals for entry into, as well as advancement in, professional tax practice.


The Master of Accountancy program is designed to prepare students for careers in business, internal auditing, government, consulting, and public accounting.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Financial Accounting
  • Managerial Accounting 
  • Business Law & Ethics
  • Economic Concepts
  • Financial Management
  • Statistical Methods for Business Decisions
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Attest Function
  • Accounting Policy
  • International Accounting
  • Accounting Systems
  • Federal Income Taxation
  • Federal Income Taxation of Corporations & Shareholders
  • Taxation of Partnerships, Estates & Trusts
  • Tax Research & Planning

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Domestic applications - Rolling




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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.
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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or higher
  • Undergraduate Transcripts 
  • Test scores from either the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT)
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13844 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6922 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    12534 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6267 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    7292 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 3646 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.


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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Cleveland State University (CSU)


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