Saint Joseph's College of Maine

Master of Accountancy


278 Whites Bridge Road

Standish, ME 04084

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Accountancy

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Master of Accountancy Program is a 36-credit graduate program intended to prepare people with an undergraduate degree in business, or those who have successfully completed the equivalent undergraduate foundation in business, for a career in the public accounting profession. This program prepares future certified public accountants (CPAs) to exercise their developed technical competence and interpersonal skills with integrity. This integrated interdisciplinary Master of Accountancy curriculum includes course work in Ethics, Leadership and Accounting toward preparing its graduates for the next level in their career. The Master of Accountancy program also satisfies the widely adopted 150-hour educational requirement for certification and licensure as a CPA.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from a regionally or nationally accredited institution with at least a 2.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Prerequisite requirements include successful completion (B- / 2.7 GPA or better) of each of the following prior to program enrollment: • Financial Accounting • Managerial Accounting • Introduction to Finance • Macroeconomics With a bachelor's degree in Accounting, applicants will be able to have up to 6-credits waived if they have earned at least a B in bot

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Loans may be available for those students who qualify. The Federal Government awards financial aid through grants and loans. FASFA code: 002051

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

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