Fairleigh Dickinson University

Silberman College of Business Metropolitan Campus

Master of Science in Accounting (Metropolitan Campus)

Address:

1000 River Road T-KB1-01

T-KB1-01

Teaneck, NJ 07940

United States

Phone:

201-692-2838

Fax:

1-201-692-2560

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Science in Accounting (Metropolitan Campus)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Silberman College is a recognized center of excellence for accounting and tax education, with a long history of providing innovative educational programs that meet the needs of the accounting profession and its practitioners.

The MS in Accounting program features two tracks. Completion of either track will academically qualify students to take the  CPA exam and meet licensing requirements.

The first track, part of the College's 150-hour accounting program, is designed for students who have an undergraduate major or concentration in accounting. This track was recognized with the American Accounting Association's prestigious Innovation in Accounting Education Award. The other track is tailored to students who do not have an undergraduate background in accounting but desire to focus in this area at the graduate level.

Learning Goals

Upon completion of this program, graduates will be able to:

  • Analyze accounting problems for a multinational business enterprise. Graduates will be able construct and select solutions to these problems. (Critical Thinking)

  • Analyze, and propose effective solutions to, ethical problems in the accounting profession and in multinational business enterprise. (Ethics and Control)

  • Evaluate the importance of quality accounting information and assess the threats to accounting information reliability and relevance. (Information Quality)

  • Produce effective collaboration, leadership, negotiation and communication skills needed for effective resolution of multinational business accounting problems. (Communication and Interaction)

  • Evaluate the impact of financial, regulatory, and global developments on accounting standards and the accounting profession. (Perspective)

  • Integrate technology in the accounting function. (Technology and Systems)

Accreditation:

The Silberman College of Business is accredited by AACSB International - the world's preeminent accreditation authority for collegiate schools of business.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1186.00 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999