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M.S. in Accounting
This graduate-level degree is designed to prepare students with critical thinking and problem-solving skills to pursue mid- to senior-level positions in the field of accounting.* The curriculum is designed to enrich skills in auditing, taxation, cost accounting, and financial accounting while providing students the opportunity to choose elective courses to meet their specific interests and goals.Graduates may be eligible to sit for various certification examinations, including the Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA®), and Certified Management Accountant (CMA®) examinations.† Choose one of four concentrations: audit, finance, government, or tax. The Master of Science in Accounting is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which demonstrates that Kaplan University has met standards of business education established by ACBSP that promote teaching excellence and continuous quality improvement.‡
*Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional training or certification may be required. Certain accounting positions may require further certification and/or licensing by individual states.
†Although certain programs at Kaplan University are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will pass those exams. In some cases, field experience and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams. Students should research the requirements in the state in which they intend to seek employment.
‡For more information on Kaplan University’s ACBSP accreditation, visit www.acbsp.org.
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Classification: Associate's College
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Locale: Small City