St. Edward's University

Master of Accounting


3001 South Congress Avenue

Austin, TX 78704

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Accounting

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Accounting is an evening program, designed to accommodate the busy schedule of working professionals. In the two-year Master of Accounting program at St. Edward’s University, you’ll learn analytical, research and leadership skills needed in public, corporate, government and nonprofit accounting and in financial services. Upon graduation, you’ll be qualified to take the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics has projected the need for accountants will increase by 27% or more through 2014. Accounting careers span all industries and geography, making this degree both portable and timeless. Each class meets one evening a week for three hours. Most students take two classes a term, allowing them to complete the degree in two years.


St. Edward's University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).

International Student Requirements:

If English is not your native language, you will additionally need to achieve a minimum score of 79 on the Internet-based TOEFL (or its equivalent in other formats) or a score of 6.0 on the IELTS. You may also need other documents in order to gain admission and should work closely with your admission coordinator on those requirements.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 30-48

Classification: Master's College or University II

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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