California Baptist University

Masters of Science in Accounting


8432 Magnolia Ave

Riverside, CA 92504

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Masters of Science in Accounting

Format: Online

Program Description:

California Baptist University’s online Masters of Science in Accounting degree program will prepare candidates to advance professionally as effective, innovative and ethical financial leaders.  The online Master of Science in Accounting degree program provides students with the additional educational requirements beyond the undergraduate degree which are necessary to become licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in the state of California.  Applicants in other states can check licensure requirements in their respective states by visiting

The purpose of the online Master of Science in Accounting degree program is to develop highly skilled and practical business leaders who are committed to making profitable and ethical contributions to the organizations in which they serve. Contemporary issues in Auditing and Assurance, Taxation, Business Law, Financial Accounting and Business Ethics and Responsibilities for CPAs will be explored. Graduates will emerge from the program with the practical knowledge and critical-thinking skills to enhance their organization and advance their career.

CBU Online’s Master of Science in Accounting degree is designed for those who strive for additional professional development in accounting and accounting-related business topics and to be an expert in their profession.  The online Masters of Science in Accounting degree program is ideal for those who are led to teach at a higher education institution.

The Division of Online and Professional Studies is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). As part of the on-going accreditation process, regular reports are submitted which identify, among other things, our plan for assessing student learning, faculty qualifications, and the deployment of faculty resources. You may download a copy of our Standard 4 student learning outcomes for degree programs, and Standard 6 rates for graduation, retention, and job placement results here.

ACBSP Assessment Report


Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

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Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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