The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program is in response to growing industry demand. Graduates will learn and develop the fundamental concepts of accounting, effective accounting methods and gain the knowledge and skills essential to pass the CPA exam and make their master’s count in the business world.
The one-year master’s in accounting program offered through the AACSB-accredited John F. Welch College of Business has two concentrations: forensic accounting and international accounting.
- The forensic accounting concentration will teach students how to apply forensic accounting principles in complex financial transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcies and contract disputes.
- The international accounting concentration is offered in response to the growing demand for international rules as a result of the globalization of business. Students will learn about the latest activities of the International Accounting Standards Board.