Get the in-demand business skills and understanding to push higher than ever in your career in less than a year.
Along the way, you’ll gain excellent preparation for the CPA exam.
What You'll Learn
In the Master of Accounting, you’ll build upon your undergraduate degree in accounting and expand your technical knowledge in financial accounting, auditing and taxation.
Choose one of two tracks of study—audit or tax—and earn your degree from an AACSB accredited accounting program. The 30-credit curriculum also prepares you for the CPA.
CPA exam pass rate for UA accounting
students on first attempt
(compared to 49% national average pass rate)
job placement for graduates
legally eligible to work in the U.S.
months to complete the
Master of Accounting program
Applicants must have a four-year bachelor’s degree in accounting with a 3.0 GPA or higher, as well as a GMAT score preferably of 500 or higher. Certain prerequisite courses may need to be completed prior to (or during) the program.
For international students whose native language isn’t English, we require a TOEFL composite score of 7 (with no subject score lower than 6).
March 1: Fall Admission Initial Deadline and GTA Deadline
March 27: Summer Admission (for those needing to complete prerequisites)
May 15: Fall Admission (International Students)
August 1: Fall Admission Final Deadline
September 27: Spring Admission (International)
October 1: Spring Admission Initial Deadline and GTA Deadline
December 15: Spring Admission Final Deadline
There are no events listed for this time span.
Return on Investment
Return on Investment
Graduate with exceptional appeal to the nation’s top firms. Your Eller experience will pay itself off quickly with increased salary potential and new roles that let you stretch your wings.
Resident: $12,272 per semester
Non-resident: $22,447 per semester
Tuition and fees subject to change.
The School of Accountancy offers our students the tools and guidance they need to hit the ground running in the job market. Through personalized guidance and services, our students become some of the best-prepared job seekers out there.