The Path to a better future is right in front of you
Quinlan School of Business
820 N. Michigan Ave
Lewis Towers Suite 1200
Chicago, IL 60611
Master of Science in Accountancy
With its emphasis on accounting and responsible leadership, Loyola’s Master of Science in Accountancy program gives you the foundation you need to excel in today’s constantly changing regulatory environment.
Successful MSA students come from a variety of backgrounds. Many of our graduate students come from undergraduate programs in accounting and business. Others are working professionals looking to advance their careers or professionals who are considering a career change into accounting.
And because we’re located in Chicago, you'll have access to the USA’s top accounting firms—plus the hundreds of other companies based in the region.
Graduates of our master's degree in accounting have one of the highest average passing rates in Illinois on the CPA exam. In the last three years, MSA graduates have been hired by top accounting firms, including Deloitte, PwC, RSM, EY, PepsiCo, Northern Trust, Baker Tilly, Grant Thornton, and more.
Accounting classes are held weekday evenings on Loyola's Water Tower Campus, which is conveniently located off the Red Line in the heart of Chicago, as well as online. The MSA program is on a 10-week quarter system, and you can begin the program in any quarter.
Benefits of our MSA program
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City
Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999