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Kent State University

Master On Campus
12 months
Duration
21952 USD/year
21952 USD/year
11766 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science in Accounting program offered at the Kent State University is for students interested in specializing in accounting. The combination of coursework in accounting and various business disciplines, provides students with a strong theoretical foundation in accounting, as well as an understanding of the practical applications of the discipline. 

Overview

The Master of Science in Accounting program offered at the Kent State University also emphasizes the development of communication, interpersonal and analytical problem-solving skills through the use of case studies, team and individual projects and accounting and auditing computer applications. 

 Students will also meet the education requirements to sit for various other accounting certifications.

Program Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to :

  • Take and pass the Uniform CPA Examination.
  • Obtain a position in the accounting profession.
  • Analyze, evaluate and report on complex accounting and economic transactions using the accounting framework.
  • Apply research and analytical skills to solve accounting problems.
  • Analyze the issue, apply an ethical framework and develop a resolution, given an ethical dilemma in an accounting setting.
  • Effectively communicate using oral and written communication skills in a business setting.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Advanced Accounting Systems
  • Corporate Accounting
  • Income Taxation
  • Nonprofit Accounting Auditing
  • Professional Issues and Ethics in Accounting

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

at least one month before the start of the semester of first coursework.

Language

English
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.
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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
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

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.
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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.
500

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.
79
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
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university for unconditional admission
  • Minimum 3.000 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000 point scale for unconditional admission
  • Minimum 3.000 accounting GPA, if applicable
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Minimum 500 overall GMAT, minimum 40th percentile in verbal and quantitative sections1
  • Résumé
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    21952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    21952 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21952 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11766 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11766 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

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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