Application to MS in Accounting
Admission requirements of the Accounting Department in addition to the general college requirements of graduate admissions.
- Applicants should have an undergraduate Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university.
- All students should have earned an overall GPA of at least 3.0 in their undergraduate program. Additionally, accounting majors must have a GPA of at least 3.0 in their undergraduate accounting courses. For those students with an undergraduate degree in other than accounting, a GPA of at least 3.0 in their major subject is required.
- GMAT (may be waived under certain circumstances; consult the Accounting Graduate Program Director).
- Students who do not have an undergraduate degree in accounting are required to complete up to 41-credit prerequisite accounting core coursework with a minimum GPA of 3.0 before the 30-credit MS in Accounting courses.
Options to become a CPA if your undergraduate degree is Not in Accounting (Link to PDF “THE EDUCATIONAL PATH TO BECOMING A CPA”)