How is the financial success of a company determined? What do investors need to know when deciding whether to invest in a business? Professionals refer to accounting reports and consult with accountants for the information they need to make strategic business decisions. A master's degree in accounting will prepare you for a rewarding career in industry, public, governmental or non-profit accounting.
The Master of Science (MS) in Accounting is designed for accounting professionals interested in pursuing licensure as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or certification as a Certified Management Accountant (CMA). This program prepares students for high demand careers with course content specifically geared to help prepare students for the rigorous certification exams. This program is delivered completely and conveniently online* and is accredited through the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
*The MS in Accounting is not suitable for international students requiring a student visa from PSU due to its online delivery format.