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MS in Accounting

MS in Accounting

Kogod School of Business

American University Main Campus, Washington D.C., United States
  • Degree MSc
  • Study Level Masters
  • Study Mode On Campus
  • Course Intensity Full Time
  • Scholarships Yes
  • Employment % 95
  • International students' % 25

If you have your sights set on a senior-level position, a master's in accounting will help you stand out from the competition. For those seeking the CPA license, the program offers comprehensive preparation for the exam. The degree also signals to potential employers that you are well-versed in the latest technology and developments in this constantly evolving field. Most MS in accounting graduates see a boost in their professional roles and salary in an already lucrative field.


Students with an accounting background can choose from a range of courses in financial reporting and assurance, forensic accounting, or taxation. All students select elective courses to supplement their specialty.


Full-time students typically complete the program in 1 year. Part-time students typically complete the program in 2+ years.


Our in-person program offers small cohorts and a chance to connect with peers and faculty, while the online program brings Washington, DC, to you, no matter where you are.