The program leading to an MS degree in Public Accounting meets the New York State professional accountancy requirements for certification in public accountancy; while the Public Accounting program leading to a MBA degree is designed to meet the New York State professional accountancy and general business requirements.
The MS - Public Accounting degree program is available to those students who already met the liberal arts and sciences and general business requirements as set forth by the New York State Education Department. The MBA degree program with a concentration in Public Accounting is available to those students who have already met the liberal arts and sciences requirements but have not met the general business and professional accountancy requirements as set forth by the New York State Education Department. The APC program in Public Accounting, which is available to students who already hold graduate business degrees, is intended to meet the requirements in professional accountancy as set forth by the New York State Education Department for licensure as a certified public accountant in the State of New York.
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