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Jack Welch College of Business
Office of Graduate Admissions
5151 Park Ave
Fairfield, CT 06825
Master of Science in Accounting
The Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program, offered through Sacred Heart University's Jack Welch College of Business & Technology, was developed to respond to the growing industry demand. Graduates will learn and develop the fundamental concepts of accounting, effective accounting methods and gain the knowledge and skills essential to pass the CPA exam.
The program is a one year, 30 credit degree, taught in a cohort sequence. New students can begin the MSA program in Fall (September start) or Spring (January start).
The M.S. in Accounting program offers two concentrations: forensic accounting and international accounting.
The forensic accounting concentration will teach students how to apply forensic accounting principles in complex financial transactions such as mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcies and contract disputes. The international accounting concentration is offered in response to the growing demand for international rules as a result of the globalization of business. Students will learn about the latest activities of the International Accounting Standards Board.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 30
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 965 USD
In State Tuition (per year): 28950 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 28950 USD
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Large Suburb
Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999