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Advanced Concentration

The following guidelines are for students admitted to the program for the spring 2016 term or subsequent terms.

Download the Master of Accounting Advanced or Tax Concentration Checklist based on the semester you were admitted to the program:

The Advanced Concentration is designed for individuals who have already earned a BBA with a concentration in accounting. The degree consists of five graduate core accounting courses, a minimum of four additional graduate courses in accounting and two approved graduate accounting or business electives.

Required Coursework:
Students must take the following classes (15 semester hours):

  • MGMT 546 – Financial Accounting III
  • MGMT 547/590/592/5931 – One tax course (see listing below)
  • MGMT 554 – Professional Writing for Accountants
  • MGMT 594 – Advanced Auditing
  • MGMT 635 – Data Analytics

1. MGMT 547-Tax Research, fall; MGMT 590-Adv Corporate Tax, Spring; MGMT 592-Partnership Tax, fall and MGMT 593-Real Estate/Property Tax, Spring.

Accounting Coursework: (at least 12 additional hours)

  • MGMT 548 – Seminar in International Accounting
  • MGMT 553 – Internal Auditing
  • MGMT 559 – Law for Accountants
  • MGMT 640 – Accounting for Not-for-Profit Organizations
  • MGMT 643 – Governmental Accounting

Program Admission Requirements:
Admission to the concentration will require an undergraduate accounting degree or concentration.

GMAT/GRE Waiver for the Advanced Concentration

The GMAT/GRE is waived for MACCT Tax or Advanced Concentration students who have an undergraduate major in accounting from an AACSB-accredited school with a minimum of a 3.25 GPA in both upper-division classes and accounting classes.

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MACCT Advisement Faculty

Richard Brody

Leslie Oakes