Accounting Department {College of Business}

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Programs : Graduate

The Accounting Department offers a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Master of Science in Business Administration (MSBA). The MBA program is designed to prepare individuals to assume managerial positions in the accounting profession and business organizations. The MSBA program is designed to prepare graduates for accounting careers in public accounting, industry and government. Both programs provide courses that can be used to meet the 150-hour education requirement of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)

Master of Business Administration (MBA)

The MBA is a highly structured [five 800-level courses are predetermined] and broadly based degree designed to prepare individuals to assume managerial positions in the accounting profession and business organizations. Limited specialization and elective courses [four 800-level courses] should be selected upon advisement from the College of Business listings.

Master of Science in Business Administration (MSBA)

The MSBA program is designed to prepare graduates for accounting careers in public accounting, industry and government. MSBA candidates must complete at least five accounting courses. A maximum of two of these courses may be upper-division undergraduate courses with the approval of a graduate advisor.

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For more information on MBA and MSBA programs, see College of Business : Graduate Programs.

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