American University - Kogod School Of Business

MS in Accounting

Washington, DC, United States of America

Full time
12 months
Tuition fee
54360 $
Application deadline
15 March, 2023

If you have your sights set on a senior-level position, a master's in accounting will help you stand out from the competition. For those seeking the CPA license, the program offers comprehensive preparation for the exam. The degree also signals to potential employers that you are well-versed in the latest technology and developments in this constantly evolving field. Most MS in accounting graduates see a boost in their professional roles and salary in an already lucrative field.

You'll have the opportunity to take foundational courses, which will give you an overview of fundamental concepts in accounting, finance, economics, and statistics. This will be determined by the program director based on prior coursework.

You will also complete core accounting courses, covering everything from tax planning for individuals to business law and audit services and everything in between.

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Admission requirements

26 (Avg)
Work experience (years)
2 (Avg)

Student body

Male students
Female students
International students


Companies that are recruiting from our MBA program
Deloitte, EY, PMG, PwC, CohnReznick, Fannie Mae, FTI Consulting, International Monetary Fund, Navigant Consulting, SC&H Group, Jane Goodall Institute, Johnsons & Johnson, US Marine Corps




Address: Washington, DC, United States of America