Rider University

Masters in Accountancy


2083 Lawrenceville Rd

Lawrenceville, NJ 08648

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Masters in Accountancy

Format: Online

Program Description:

Rider’s online Master of Accountancy program prepares students to become leaders in the accounting industry. As a Rider University MAcc student, you will hone in on strategic research skills and advanced quantitative topics that help prepare each graduate student with the knowledge to succeed in this field.

The MAcc program focuses on:

  • Latest practices and development tools for leaders
  • Technical accounting and skill building for managers
  • Risk management and ethics applied in real-life scenarios
  • Information technology and investment instruments

Students can select a concentration in:

  • Business Analytics
  • Finance
  • Forensic Accounting

Course Waivers: Prerequisite coursework is required before entering into the program, however, students that have already met the required courses may be waived or test out to advance to the core studies.

The online Master of Accountancy program is offered through the College of Business Administration with one of only two schools in New Jersey holding AACSB accreditation in accounting. Taking the next step toward career growth is life changing, and you can be confident that Rider’s MAcc program provides all of the tools needed to succeed.

Program Highlights:

  • Coursework available 100% online
  • Graduate in as little as 16 months
  • No prior work experience required
  • Time to complete is 1.8 years


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. AACSB accreditation.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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