MBA Programs in Accounting

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MBA Accounting

Students who earn their master’s degree in accounting do so as a way to better prepare themselves for the modern day global economy. Besides being good at numbers, accounting professionals should also recognize a good business opportunity when one presents itself, and have the qualities of a good business leader as well.

An MBA in accounting arms students with useful skills they’ll need in their professional career, including strategic thinking, leadership, value chains and insight into both the financial and the non-financial performance of a company. Earning a master’s degree in this particular field can be just the thing that individuals need to take their career to the next level. Besides career advancement, earning a master’s degree in accounting can qualify students to sit for their Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam, a title that is sure to be a mark of distinction in the industry.   

Something else to think about is the fact that earning an MBA can open up several professional doors that might otherwise remain closed. For example, a master’s degree can qualify students for work in the private industry, consulting positions, the non-profit sector and education. 

The amount that students will pay to earn their degree will be heavily impacted by the location of their school as well as the school itself. Students might also qualify for special financial aid or scholarships to help them pay for school. 

After earning an MBA in Accounting, students can qualify for positions as financial planners, budget analysts, finance officers, financial analysts and Chief Executive Officers. The increasing amount of financial products as well as the increasing number of people nearing retirement is expected to create a steady demand for accounting professionals.

If you are interested in jumpstarting your career by earning your master’s degree in accounting online, search for the program below and feel free to get in direct contact with the admissions office of the school of your choice by completing the lead form. 

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MBA with Accounting Specialization

Concordia University Chicago
Campus Full time 1 - 2 years January 2018 USA Chicago

This customized MBA program will teach you how to lead your company to success through a broad range of courses focused on today’s dynamic business world. [+]

Business Studies in Accounting. MBA with Accounting Specialization This customized MBA program will teach you how to lead your company to success through a broad range of courses focused on today’s dynamic business world. After examining the fundamental business disciplines of business management, marketing and strategy, you will concentrate on areas specific to accounting such as taxation, finance and auditing. And not only this – you will also acquire the management and leadership qualities that make the MBA qualification respected throughout the business world. If you aspire to enter the world of accounting at a middle or senior level, you should look no further. Typical career paths for graduates include: Auditor Budget analyst Tax accountant Business analyst Consultant Chief financial officer Course Requirements Academic Entry Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from a U.S. equivalent, regionally accredited institution GPA earned 2.85 or above English Language Proficiency: IELTS: minimum 6.0 or TOEFL: minimum 72 (internet-based)* or IELTS: minimum 5.5 plus CUC Pathway Program* or TOEFL: minimum 60 (internet-based) plus CUC Pathway Program** or equivalent. *For further clarification, please contact your dedicated educational consultant. **Upon successful completion of the CUC Pathway Program, students are fully admitted to their academic program. For further clarification, please contact your dedicated educational consultant. [-]

Professional MBA in Des Moines

Iowa State University College of Business
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 30 months September 2017 USA Ames + 1 more

Professional MBA applicants may now be eligible for waiver of the GMAT. If you have an undergraduate GPA of 3.20 or higher from an accredited U.S. institution and at least five years of progressive, professional work experiences, you will not have to take the GMAT when you apply to the Professional MBA. [+]

Professional MBA applicants may now be eligible for waiver of the GMAT. If you have an undergraduate GPA of 3.20 or higher from an accredited U.S. institution and at least five years of progressive, professional work experiences, you will not have to take the GMAT when you apply to the Professional MBA. If you have less than five years of post-undergraduate experience, instead have earned a master’s or doctoral degree, you are also eligible for GMAT waiver. In addition, an interview has been incorporated into the final phase of the candidate selection process. The interview will create an opportunity to discuss your goals and expectations and what we deliver through the Professional MBA. Starting Fall 2016, coursework leading to a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics will be offered in our downtown Des Moines Professional MBA suite in the Capital Square Building. The Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics consists of a minimum of 12 credit hours (four courses) in business analytics of which six credits (two courses) may also apply toward MBA elective credits. This means that you will be able to earn an Iowa State University MBA and a Graduate Certificate in Business Analytics by successfully completing only 54 total credits (18 courses). Attend an Information Event Interested in learning more about the Professional MBA in Des Moines? Register for an Information Event. Individual appointments are also available in Ames and in Des Moines. Please call (515) 294-8118 to schedule an appointment or email Ron Ackerman, Director of Student Services,... [-]

MBA - Accounting

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Campus Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 USA Rochester + 1 more

MBA - Accounting: In addition to the educational preparation for a career leading to top management, the Master of Business Administration—Accounting program fulfills the education requirements that allow students to sit for the New York State Certified Public Accountancy exam. [+]

Master of Business Administration in Accounting

In addition to the educational preparation for a career leading to top management, the master of business administration—accounting program fulfills the education requirements that allow students to sit for the New York State Certified Public Accountancy exam. The program also stresses the skills necessary for the design, operation, and control of accounting information systems.

Admission requirementsCompleted applications for admission should be on file in the Office of Graduate Enrollment Services at least four weeks prior to registration for the next academic quarter for students from the United States, and up to 10 weeks prior for international students applying for student visas.... [-]


Master in Business Administration

Turiba University
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 Latvia Riga

While studying in this programme you will comprehend management of change processes and how to assess them by the use of forecasting methods. By innovation management systems you will acquire methods how successfully manage business in long-term and start your own business. [+]

Business Administration– Professional Master's study programme Useful On average from all start-up enterprises registered small-capital Ltd. companies compose 64,59%. 60-80% of all job vacancies in the world are provided by small enterprises PROGRAMME IS ACCREDITED till Year 2019 DEGREE: Professional Master's degree in Business Administration (MBA) QUALIFICATION: Manager of enterprises and institutions DURATION OF STUDIES: 2 Academic Years STUDY PROGRAMME: in English or Latvian CAREER: acquired knowledge will help you to become a manager of your business or highest level manager in another company which is aware of latest achievements and trends in business management; if you have wish to investigate, search for regularities and project whether particular operation or project should be realized, you can work as analyst; by having a good knowledge in the current trends in global market you can better understand its progression in future. This skill is very essential for business planner. TRAINEESHIPS in the leading companies of the field. WHAT WILL YOU LEARN IN THIS STUDY PROGRAMME? In the 1st Academic Year you will acquire professional knowledge and competences how to use modern technologies of strategic management in contemporary conditions, thus achieving higher efficiency of business activity. While studying in this programme you will comprehend management of change processes and how to assess them by the use of forecasting methods. By innovation management systems you will acquire methods how successfully manage business in long-term and start your own business. In the 2nd Academic Year you will improve your skills and competences by choice in... [-]

5-Year BS/MBA Programs

Felician University
Campus Full time 5 years September 2017 USA Rutherford

The School of Business is pleased to offer several five-year combined business programs that allow you to earn both your undergraduate degree and MBA in only five years – get a jumpstart on your professional career by developing advanced management skills. [+]

Business Studies in Accounting. The School of Business is pleased to offer several five-year combined business programs that allow you to earn both your undergraduate degree and MBA in only five years – get a jumpstart on your professional career by developing advanced management skills. Programs BS Accounting/MBA* BS Business Administration/MBA* BS Management/MBA* BS Marketing/MBA* BS Healthcare Administration/MBA *IACBE accredited Points of Interest Acceptance into this selective program is automatic for students who demonstrate academic excellence by: maintaining a 3.0 GPA during their first three years at Felician University or Sigma Beta Delta Honor Society induction or scoring in the top 10% of their class in the ETS Major Field Test in business. Graduates of the BS Accounting/MBA program satisfy the academic requirement to become a licensed CPA in New Jersey. Continue to live on campus during your fifth year and participate in campus activities and events. Earn your MBA in half the time and save a year’s tuition. Interested in one of the Five-Year Combined Programs in Business? We encourage you to contact the Dean of the School of Business early in your academic undergraduate program to get started on this fast track to career success. Five-year MBA students follow the course sequence for their undergraduate business major (accounting, business administration, healthcare administration, management or marketing) for the first three years of study. Faculty Qualifications The School of Business has accomplished, full-time faculty with expertise in diverse areas of business such as management, marketing and finance. Our faculty members... [-]

Full-time MBA

Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 USA Minneapolis

The Carlson School Full-Time MBA program is rigorous, hands-on, and global. As one of the first business schools to offer experiential learning as a standard part of its curriculum, the Carlson School is an established leader in preparing students to face the complex challenges of today's global marketplace. [+]

Academic Experience The Carlson School Full-Time MBA program is rigorous, hands-on, and global. As one of the first business schools to offer experiential learning as a standard part of its curriculum, the Carlson School is an established leader in preparing students to face the complex challenges of today's global marketplace. Courses A fully customizable, intensive curriculum comprised of 65 credits across two academic years. Launch: Prepare to succeed in the rigorous first semester by taking accounting, finance, and economics courses online in the summer prior to year one. Core: Get started with core courses that lay a solid foundation of knowledge in key business disciplines. Electives: Choose among more than 70 elective courses spanning six specializations designed to help you tailor your MBA and pursue your unique path. Experiential Learning The Carlson School Enterprise Programs and experiential-learning-focused curriculum challenge MBA students to solve real business problems for leading client businesses that expect real-world results. International Experience All students embark on an international experience to develop essential business skills required for success in a global economy. Customize your experience by choosing the destination, format, and duration that fits you. Specializations In addition to foundational business skills and knowledge, tudents can gain expertise in specific areas by pursuing one of Carlson's seven specializations. Leadership Development Carlson Full-Time MBA students will develop their leadership toolkit from day one of the program, through graduation. Themes will focus on leading self, leading others, and leading organizations. [-]

Full-time MBA

Warwick Business School
Campus Full time August 2017 United Kingdom Coventry

Our full-time MBA is designed to challenge and transform you. After one year you will emerge a different person with a thorough understanding of your unique leadership qualities and potential. [+]

Full-time MBA

Ranked first in the UK and 20th in the world by The Economist, the Warwick Full-time MBA, creates entrepreneurial, creative and effective leaders Our Full-time MBA is the catalyst you need to transform your career. Whether you want to change job function, sector, location or simply increase your earning potential, we will give you the confidence and skills to achieve your potential. 12 immersive months Our 12 month programme is intense, fast-paced and captivating. With international travel, unlimited coaching, in-depth work with leading companies and a peer group from a range of different industry sectors and cultures, you will grow both personally and academically. Alongside lectures, seminars, group exercises, case studies and projects, you will have the opportunity to participate in one of the most innovative learning experiences available. Constantly innovating As a proud part of the University of Warwick, we have a long standing reputation for innovation. Our desire to do things differently lies in our foundations, research and our methods of teaching. This is evidenced by our research in areas such as Big Data and Behavioural Science, in the way leadership is embedded in, rather than added on to the Warwick Full-time MBA and in our teaching which uses scenarios and elements of acting to discover new approaches to the biggest business issues. Challenging business insights with real world application Entrepreneurial in spirit and practice, we break new ground with our research. We constantly challenge ourselves to take teaching and learning beyond the classroom by bringing... [-]

MBA Accountancy

University of Central Missouri
Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 USA Warrensburg

UCM's Accountancy's Program professors are dedicated professionals that care about you, and your success. With an excellent accounting faculty, UCM has one of only 170 nationally recognized accounting programs and 670 business programs accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) with more than... [+]

MBA Accountancy The University of Central Missouri offers an outstanding MBA program designed with your goals in mind. With a focus on learning by doing, you will gain valuable real-world experience throughout the program and graduate with the confidence and knowledge you need to succeed. The program will empower you to take on a leadership position, and the evening classes can be completed in as little as one calendar year. UCM offers six concentrations to tailor your studies: Accounting Finance Information Systems Marketing Sports Business General Additionally, UCM offers an Ethical Strategic Leadership MBA concentration at the UCM Summit Center in Lee’s Summit, Mo. UCM’s MBA program is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, an accreditation earned by less than 5 percent of the world’s business programs. Accounting Concentration Seminar in Accounting Theory Auditing Accounting Electives Accounting Some serious and exciting financial and career opportunities. Your options are unlimited. As a leader and creative problem-solver, you can go anywhere with your accounting degree- possibilities include: with the FBI or the Department of Treasury, solving high-profile fraud cases (accountants were responsible for ending Al Capone's crime Czar's career) with a Fortune 500 company or a family business with Hollywood studios, production companies or a whole universe of artists providing financial services (how cool would it be to have your name listed in the film credits as the accountant for an Oscar-winning film?) with government or a not-for-profit firm to a university as an accounting educator... [-]

Master of Business Administration (MBA) in International Business - Accounting & Finance Specialization

New European College
Campus Full time 3 semesters October 2017 Germany Munich

The Master of Business Administration (MBA), has become the academic career boost for both entrepreneurs and corporate workers. Globalization demands MBA graduates with a truly international business education. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA), has become the academic career boost for both entrepreneurs and corporate workers. Globalization demands MBA graduates with a truly international business education.

With our MBA in International Business you will gain the necessary skills and tools to be able to take over challenging positions with managerial responsibility. For students without previous education in Business the MBA is the perfect program to qualify yourself for managerial positions.

Our MBA in International Business is connecting theory and practice and is taught by instructors with significant experience in their profession. Small groups allow for a very interactive education. As our MBA students need to have job experience to be able to enroll, the individual experiences and backgrounds of each and every student make classes even more enjoyable. Our faculty members use activating elements such as case studies, simulations, projects and presentations to give every student an opportunity to easily connect the gained knowledge with their personal experiences.... [-]


MBA

Universidad del Este (UNE)
Campus or Online Full time Part time August 2017 Puerto Rico Carolina

The School of Business Administration provides its students, through experiences in the courses, with the necessary tools to obtain a complete and up-to-date professional preparation in the different disciplines within business administration. [+]

MBA Offered with specializations in: Human Resources Management Accounting Management of Information Securiry Information Technology and Web Business Development Agribusiness The School of Business Administration provides its students, through experiences in the courses, with the necessary tools to obtain a complete and up-to-date professional preparation in the different disciplines within business administration. The School offers associate degrees in: Programming in Information Systems, Executive Secretary with Word Processing, Legal Secretary, and Medical Secretary with Health Insurance Billing. It also offers bachelor degrees in the areas of: Accounting, Management, Marketing, Computerized Information Systems, Insurance, and Administrative Secretary. Mission As part of its mission, the School of Business Administration is committed to offer the business perspective and orientation aimed at self-employment and at efficient placement of highly qualified personnel in the diverse industries located in Puerto Rico as well as outside the island. All of this framed within the institutional mission. The goals of the School of Business Administration are as follows: Provide programs of studies consistent with the objectives of the Universidad del Este and the needs of the community. Offer a curriculum that responds to the economic, social, cultural and professional needs of our country, while integrating values and humanistic disciplines with the competences of the profession. Offer a curriculum with the necessary business perspective for the development of businesses through diverse means. Provide students with a complete service that supports their academic career and facilitates their studies. Guarantee the quality of the teaching learning processes by hiring highly qualified faculty... [-]

Master of Business Administration

Lawrence Technological University
Campus or Online Full time Part time 2 years September 2017 USA Southfield + 1 more

In the fast-moving business world of today,a graduate-level degree has become an imperative. To create momentum for your career and become a serious contender for management roles, you need to cultivate an advanced knowledge base and authoritative credentials. [+]

Business Studies in Accounting. In the fast-moving business world of today,a graduate-level degree has become an imperative. To create momentum for your career and become a serious contender for management roles, you need to cultivate an advanced knowledge base and authoritative credentials. A Master of Business Administration from Lawrence Technological University delivers critical business and management skills that will help you accelerate your career. Named one of the best universities in the Midwest by the Princeton Review, Lawrence Tech is committed to the motto of theory and practice. The College of Management's professors are actively engaged in research and the business world— assuring the delivery of business curriculum that is fresh, current, and relevant. You can choose one of five in-demand concentrations: finance, human resources and organization development, information technology, marketing, and project management. An MBA from Lawrence Tech provides you with practical business knowledge that prepares you to make critical decisions in real-world business situations. Summary Lawrence Tech's College of Management Offers: A personal faculty advisor mentors you as you strive to meet your professional goals. Dedicated student relationship advisors help guide you throughout your academic experience. Insightful theories and thoughtful reflection enhance managerial learning and development. A learning environment that encourages the cultivation of global thinking to advance a more humane and sustainable world community. [-]

Master of Business Administration – Accounting

National American University
Campus or Online Full time Part time September 2017 USA Austin

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) provides a solid background in the field of business (manage a business), whereas the Master of Management (MM) expands your knowledge and skill base in the area of management; (manage people). Students will develop a wellrounded portfolio of management knowledge, skills, and abilities along with a holistic view of the organization. [+]

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) provides a solid background in the field of business (manage a business), whereas the Master of Management (MM) expands your knowledge and skill base in the area of management; (manage people). Students will develop a wellrounded portfolio of management knowledge, skills, and abilities along with a holistic view of the organization. (Comprehension of everything as a whole and how everything relates to each other). Emphasis Accounting: - Students delve in-depth into current issues facing the accounting profession today including business ethics, financial reporting, and fraud investigation. - Focuses on different types of business and occupational frauds, including asset misappropriation, corruption, and fraudulent statements (financial statement fraud). - Students will research laws that relate to fraud; antifraud deterrent, controls and countermeasures; and fraud examination procedures and techniques. - Students will explore the various ways that computers can be used to conduct fraudulent activities including Internet and e-commerce fraud, money laundering, and identity theft. Electives Forensic Accounting & Fraud Examination Accounting Ethics Auditing & Information Assurance Associated Careers Financial Analyst Financial Planner Budget Analyst Finance Officer [-]

MBA Concentration in Accounting

William Paterson University of New Jersey
Campus Full time September 2017 USA Wayne

The Accounting concentration will enable students to pursue an MBA degree which satisfies the CPA examination education requirements while preparing for their CPA examinations... [+]

Business Studies in Accounting. MBA Concentration in Accounting The Accounting concentration will enable students to pursue an MBA degree which satisfies the CPA examination education requirements while preparing for their CPA examinations. The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program features a cross-functional pedagogical approach. As such, textural components embodied within the business environment are interwoven throughout the curriculum. These components, or perspectives, include but are not limited to ethical, political, regulatory and social influences on organizations. An emphasis is placed on the acquisition of and/or refinement of communication skills, quantitative analysis, and technological applications within the context of business. Areas of core competency are emphasized in the eighteen lower core credit hours: these areas include financial reporting, analysis and markets, domestic and global economic environments of organizations, management information systems, and human behavior in organizations. The upper core courses (either 15 credit hours or 12 credit hours depending on your choice of concentration) focus on the integration of the lower core areas with the application of cross-functional approaches into organizational issues. The MBA curriculum also offers a broad range of elective courses in each of the schools’ four departments: Accounting and Law; Economics, Finance, and Global Business; Marketing and Management Sciences, and Professional Sales. The program’s rigorous coursework requires a familiarity with requisite quantitative and technological concepts. Upon enrollment, students are encouraged to take screening examinations in 1) quantitative analysis and 2) technology, and are advised on taking introductory courses in those areas if necessary. The Cotsakos College of Business... [-]

Full-Time MBA

Kogod School of Business, American University
Campus Full time Part time 21 months September 2017 USA District of Columbia + 1 more

Change the conversation with Kogod's Full-time MBA (FTMBA). Students gain knowledge and skills in both domestic and global business through experience and interaction with clients, professors, business leaders, and fellow students, both inside and outside of the classroom. [+]

Duration: 21 Months, 4 Semesters Schedule: Daytime, weekday classes Curriculum: Immersive; complete the core in the first year, electives in the second Change the conversation with Kogod's Full-time MBA (FTMBA). Students gain knowledge and skills in both domestic and global business through experience and interaction with clients, professors, business leaders, and fellow students, both inside and outside of the classroom. Students may pursue a consulting focus through a predetermined sequence of courses, or may choose to explore the other exemplary business-focused electives Kogod has to offer, in topics from marketing to entrepreneurship to finance. Internships, career development, and volunteer opportunities through the Kogod Center for Career Development and K-LAB (Kogod Leadership & Applied Business) will ensure you graduate with a deep network of contacts from the AU community and beyond. Student Experience Opportunity meets experience in the Kogod Full-time MBA. At Kogod, we know learning and career growth take place inside and outside the classroom. Find more about the unique delivery of this degree program below. Business Leadership in D.C. Luncheon Series Get face time with executives at some of Washington, D.C.'s most sought-after firms and agencies. Enjoy an intimate conversation with visionaries from the public and private sectors at these standing lunch appointments. Network in a relaxed atmosphere and gain a unique chance to seek counsel from those at the top of their fields. Signature Courses Markets drive business, and they also drive business education. That's where the signature courses come in. These intensive, two-week courses jump start your... [-]

MBA Concentration Business Analytics

Richard T. Doermer School of Business - Indiana University-Purdue University, Fort Wayne
Campus Full time Part time 24 - 48 months September 2017 USA Fort Wayne + 1 more

Flexible Program. Hybrid classes to fit your work schedule. Classes meet Monday through Thursday evening. [+]

Business Studies in Accounting. Earn an IU Degree in 24 Months Flexible Program. Hybrid classes to fit your work schedule. Classes meet Monday through Thursday evening. Take 11 Core Courses plus 4 Track Courses. Two track options include Business Analytics and Finance. Executive Mentoring. A series of executive lectures where high-level managers serve as mentors. Organizational Action Project. Most assignments can be directly related to your organization, allowing real-world application of information. Highest Accreditation. IPFW is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB-International) which is the highest level of accreditation that can be obtained. IPFW offers the only AACSB-International accredited business school in Northeast Indiana. Alums report a one year median salary change of 20%. Concentration - Business Analytics (1.5cr. each) B600-Revenue Management B601-Value-Based Pricing Analytics B602-Predictive Analytics B603-Risk Analytics Course Load Most MBA students are employed full time and normally take a maximum course load of 6 credits (two courses) per semester and 3 credits (one course) per summer session. However, students may elect to pursue full time study in the program. Enrollment in 9 credits is considered full time. Courses are scheduled to accommodate the needs of part-time students. Since the school cannot guarantee that all courses will be available to all students at all times, students must accept the risk that in a given semester or session, scheduled courses may not be compatible with courses needed. Careful planning in consultation with the MBA advisor and participation in early registration will minimize the likelihood... [-]