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90 Master's Degrees in Accounting 2020

The process known as accounting can be traced back thousands of years to ancient civilizations. Accounting is the measurement and analysis of a business’s economic practices. Financial accounting, for example, will focus on the business’s financial statements and transactions.

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Rady School of Management

The Master of Professional Accountancy at UC San Diego’s Rady School of Management is designed to meet the needs of innovation-driven organizations. MPAc students are tra ... [+]

Launch Your Career in Professional Accountancy

The Rady School's Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAc) enhances future career opportunities by preparing students for a wide range of accounting career opportunities that span public accounting firms, corporate accounting departments, and not-for-profit and governmental organizations. The foundation of the MPAc experience at Rady includes outstanding faculty, integrative accounting knowledge, team projects, emphasis on communication and teamwork, case studies, professional seminars, guest speakers, simulations, and hands-on-experiences.

In the Rady School MPAc program you will: Fulfill accounting education requirements for CPA licensure. Acquire an advanced degree to become more attractive to potential employers. Be part of the UC San Diego and Rady School networks. Access personal career coaches via Rady’s Graduate Career Connections. Work in a diverse team as you learn key business functions such as marketing, finance and operations. ... [-]
USA San Diego
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English (US)
Full-time
12 years
Campus
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Hult International Business School

Gain the necessary skills to tackle the complex world of corporate financial management in an interconnected global economy with Hult’s one-year Masters in Finance, a hig ... [+]

Being a successful member of a finance team in a multinational corporation requires more than a mastery of numbers. You need to go beyond business to understand the opportunity and the risk technology presents to the sector and to society. You need to be able to work in cross-cultural teams and lead in unstable global markets.

As a STEM qualification, this degree makes you eligible for a three-year working visa (OPT) in the U.S. after graduation. Non-U.S. residents who receive a Masters in Finance currently qualify for up to three years OPT (Optional Practical Training) in the U.S. after their studies. All graduate students receive one year OPT; Masters in Finance students can then qualify for a further two years if they are working in a degree-related job and their employer submits for the extension.... [-]

USA Cambridge
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
11 months
Campus
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Tulane A B Freeman School of Business

Tulane’s Master of Accounting (MACCT) program allows you to master the principles of accounting by working through a curriculum tailored specifically for you, your backgr ... [+]

Jumpstart Your Career with the Tulane Master of Accounting (MACCT) Program

Tulane’s Master of Accounting (MACCT) program allows you to master the principles of accounting by working through a curriculum tailored specifically for you, your background and your career goals.

Through specializations and industry-specific opportunities, you’ll quickly turn your interests into technical expertise. Not to mention that you’ll be part of a uniquely accessible and supportive alumni network that spans the globe.

Our full-time MACCT program offers both a 10-month option and an 18-month option, so you can choose to work at your own pace. Whichever option you choose, you’ll be ready for a successful career in accounting.... [-]

USA New Orleans
January 2020
English (US)
Full-time
10 - 18 months
Campus
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University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs

The Master’s programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective. Our programme is characteri ... [+]

Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) Why MAccFin The Master’s Programme in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective. Our programme is characterised by its proximity to entrepreneurial practice: topical and relevant issues with case-related approaches to solutions play as important a role as do reputed guest lecturers and close cooperation with selected companies. The MAccFin programme thus creates optimal conditions for a successful career start. Objectives The MAccFin prepares you for responsible activities in the field of financialcorporate management. No matter whether you look at it from the ... [-]
Switzerland St. Gallen
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English (US),German
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
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Singapore Management University

SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA ... [+]

SMU MPA is a graduate qualification that has received accreditation from various global professional bodies (ISCA, CPA Australia, ICAA, ICAEW, CIMA, SAC and AACSB). The MPA curriculum offers academic rigour and first-hand industry knowledge and is taught by a world-class faculty with significant industry experience. The MPA appeals to two main groups of aspirants – non-accounting graduates who wish to join the accounting profession, and those who require accounting knowledge in their expanded or future roles. MPA graduates are well sought after in areas of accounting, taxation, auditing and consulting in both the public and private sectors.

Admission Requirements Applicants must demonstrate good prior academic performance in an undergraduate degree from a recognised institution of higher learning. Applicants must have sufficient background in Mathematics/Calculus. GMAT is compulsory for all applicants. More information about GMAT is available at the GMAT website. Candidates should take the GMAT as soon as possible. The results should be sent directly from Educational Testing Service (ETS) to SMU (code for SMU MPA: F8D-3B-56). If the official GMAT scores are not ready yet, candidates may submit their MPA application using the unofficial scores and submit the official results later. Applicants with post-undergraduate working experience will have an added advantage. - Shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview by members of the MPA Admission Panel. For international students, telephone interviews will be conducted if they are not in Singapore. Applicants must show proficiency in the English language. Applicants whose Undergraduate medium of instruction was not in English,... [-]
Singapore
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
Campus
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University of Delaware, Alfred Lerner College of Business & Economics

The master of accounting practice (MAP) is designed for students who did not major in accounting as undergraduates but now want to pursue the professional practice of acc ... [+]

Prepare for a rewarding career in accounting.

The master of accounting practice (MAP) is designed for students who did not major in accounting as undergraduates but now want to pursue the professional practice of accountancy through graduate study and prepare to sit for the Uniform CPA Examination. You may also find this program beneficial if you have some academic preparation in accounting and are seeking to update or increase your accounting knowledge.

Program Requirements

Prerequisites

You may have majored in any area during your undergraduate study. However, the MAP program requires students to have taken ACCT 207 Introduction to Financial Accounting and ACCT 208 Introduction to Managerial Accounting (or their equivalents) before beginning coursework. If you do not hold an undergraduate business degree, you may be required to complete several additional courses in order to satisfy the AACSB general skills, business and management knowledge requirements. This will be determined based on your prior coursework and does not need to be completed before starting the MAP program.... [-]

USA Newark
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
1.5 - 2 years
Campus
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Universitas Gadjah Mada

Master in Accounting Program (M.Acc.) is designed to anticipate and respond to the professional needs of individuals as well as government officials in today's dynamic bu ... [+]

Master in Accounting Program (M.Acc.) is designed to anticipate and respond to the professional needs of individuals as well as government officials in today's dynamic business environment. The program offer concentration in Public Accounting, Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Information System Management, and Audit. The curriculum is designed for students to be able to take part in the dual degree and exchange programs.

Vision

Becoming a leading accounting master's program in Indonesia that advances applied accounting and encourage ethical accounting practices by generating international challenges.

Mission

Enriched with the strength of international networks but still rooted in local wisdom, we encourage students to become a competent, ethical, and professional person in the field accounting that is broad-minded and has qualified applied skills.... [-]

Indonesia Yogyakarta
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English (US)
Full-time
3 semesters
Campus
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University of Auckland Business School

The Master of Professional Accounting is an 18-month coursework masters degree programme designed to prepare graduates for a career in accounting. You will acquire knowle ... [+]

The Master of Professional Accounting is an 18-month coursework masters degree programme designed to prepare graduates for a career in accounting. You will acquire knowledge and skills in business, accounting, finance, commercial law and taxation.

The programme is recognised by key professional accounting bodies, including Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ formerly NZICA), CPA Australia, the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Chartered Institute of Management Accountant CIMA.

Career prospects

With a Master of Professional Accounting, you will have the skills and knowledge required to launch a career as an accountant with a chartered accountancy practice, industry or the public sector.... [-]

New Zealand Auckland
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English (US)
Full-time
18 months
Campus
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University of Hong Kong Faculty of Business and Economics

You will develop core competencies in accounting, finance, management and business analytics that are vital for you to succeed as a professional accountant, financial exp ... [+]

Our Programme

Offered in full-time mode, the HKU Master of Accounting programme will develop your core competencies in accounting, finance, management and business analytics that are vital for you to succeed as a professional accountant, financial expert and business leader.

Our programme delivers a rigorous learning experience across a wide spectrum of fields, including financial and managerial accounting, taxation, auditing, law, financial management, corporate governance, accounting analytics, strategic management, and business leadership. The curriculum has the following distinctive features:

A comprehensive postgraduate curriculum encompassing accounting, finance, management, and business analytics Theories that explicate the important roles of accounting in economic decisions Professional training in business leadership, strategic management reporting, and advanced financial and performance management benefited from the partnership with ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Accounting data analytics that converts information into executable actions A capstone course to tie the various elements of the study together through real-world business projects ... [-]
Hong Kong Telegraph Bay
September 2020
English (US)
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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Rutgers Business School - Newark and New Brunswick

Ranked #2 in the nation according to the 2019 College Consensus for "Best Online Master’s in Accounting Degree Programs," the Rutgers Business School Master's in Governme ... [+]

The Program

No GMAT required – get started right away.

Ranked #2 in the nation according to the 2019 College Consensus for "Best Online Master’s in Accounting Degree Programs," the Rutgers Business School Master's in Governmental Accounting is the first and only program of its kind available entirely online, exclusively at Rutgers. If you’re looking for a flexible, online accounting master’s program that fits into your busy life and will help you advance a career in the public or nonprofit sector, then the Rutgers Business School Master’s in Governmental Accounting is for you. Taught by industry leaders, our program is designed to prepare you in the rapidly expanding field of government financial management, accounting, and auditing. At just 30 credits, you can complete this program part-time as you work, and even in as little as a year, while fulfilling the additional credits required to sit for the New Jersey CPA exam.... [-]

USA New Brunswick Newark Jersey City Morristown  + 1 More
February 2020
English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
1 year
Online
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Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, Cornell University

The Johnson MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization is an accelerated one-year program that prepares students to take the CPA exam and to become successful leaders ... [+]

The Johnson MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization is an accelerated one-year program that prepares students to take the CPA exam and to become successful leaders and managers in the field of accounting. Offered through the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business, one of the largest Ivy League Universities, the program is differentiated by its flexibility and unique curriculum which consists of a combination of core and electives, which allows students to complement a complete and rigorous technical accounting core with the depth and range of graduate electives of one of the world’s top MBA programs.

Program Format & Schedule

The MPS in Management - Accounting Specialization program starts in August. The program is two-semesters and 30-credit hours long.... [-]

USA Ithaca
August 2020
English (US)
Full-time
1 year
Campus
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Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Ca’ Foscari offers two university preparatory year programmes through the School for International Education that are aimed at international students: the Foundation Year ... [+]

BRIDGE YEAR

Language of instruction: Italian

The Ca’ Foscari Bridge Year aims to improve the study experience of international students at Italian universities by helping them achieve an adequate mastery of the Italian language and acquire a solid background knowledge of the main disciplines of future study.

The programme will run for 10 months from November 2019 until August 2020.

The Bridge Year offers you two blocks of courses:

Block 1: Italian language course; 10 months (October–August);

This block consists of 800 hours of intensive Italian language study. At the end of the programme you should achieve an upper intermediate knowledge of Italian (B2 according to the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages).... [-]

English (US)
Full-time
1 - 1 year
Campus
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La Trobe University

The two-year Master of Professional Accounting is suitable if you have an undergraduate degree without an accounting major. This degree helps you develop your understandi ... [+]

The two-year Master of Professional Accounting is suitable if you have an undergraduate degree without an accounting major. This degree helps you develop your understanding of accounting, economics, management and related areas. It is a suitable course for people interested in changing their career paths or broadening the options in their existing field in, for example, engineering, medicine, science or the arts.

We are partnered with CPA, ICAA, and the Globally Responsible Leadership Initiative and is a signatory to the United Nations' Principles of Responsible Management Education. These partnerships, education and research commitments ensure we offer a highly regarded, global perspective on business and finance.... [-]

Australia Melbourne
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English (US)
Full-time
2 years
Campus
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Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics - Umeå University

The goal of this programme is to provide students with managerial and analytical skills and an understanding of the rules and standards governing conduct in accounting an ... [+]

Master's Programme in Accounting, 120 ECTS

The goal of this programme is to provide students with managerial and analytical skills and an understanding of the rules and standards governing conduct in accounting and auditing. The programme offers a thorough grounding in management accounting, financial accounting, auditing, financial statement analysis, and valuation. During the elective periods, students can expand their field of interest by studying in such areas as corporate governance or tax law. With the exception of some elective courses, the programme is offered in English. Level of education second-degree studies

Studies Abroad and internship

At Umeå School of Business, Economics and Statistics (USBE), internationalization is given high priority. There are plenty of opportunities to go abroad to study. The environment at the business school is also increasingly international with both students and teachers with an international background.... [-]

Sweden Umeå
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English (US)
Full-time
2 years
Campus
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Massey Business School

Join the only master’s programme in New Zealand endorsed by the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA). The Master of Professional Accountancy and Finance is the only postgra ... [+]

One of a kind

Join the only master’s programme in New Zealand endorsed by the Chartered Financial Analysts (CFA). The Master of Professional Accountancy and Finance is the only postgraduate degree in New Zealand combining the vital business disciplines of accountancy and finance.

The Master of Professional Accountancy and Finance (MPAF) is the only master’s qualification in New Zealand endorsed by the CFA (Chartered Financial Analysts). Massey University is one of only 130 partner universities around the world to have a partnership agreement with the CFA.

Elevate your career

The Master of Professional Accountancy and Finance shows a commitment to gaining the business capabilities that are sought-after by potential employers. It will build on your previous study and/or practical work experience to help you develop an excellent understanding of accountancy and finance principles and practical applications. It is the only masters qualification where your study covers both these disciplines.... [-]

New Zealand Palmerston North Auckland
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English (US)
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 years
Campus
Online
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