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Master of Science in Accounting

Kaplan University



The online Master of Science in Accounting degree program from Kaplan University offers a flexible online option for developing a broad understanding of changing financial laws and tougher scrutiny of company finances, many organizations increasingly rely on the knowledge of accounting and auditing professionals.

Ideal for those individuals who have their bachelor's degree in business with a focus on accounting or finance, this online accounting degree program will prepare students for pursuing a mid-to-senior level position within a variety of areas in the field of accounting.

The expert faculty of this program has created its online accounting course to use curricula that focuses on:

  • Familiarizing you with overall department management
  • Generating and analyzing accounting data
  • Creating quality improvement processes, compliance strategies, and reimbursement procedures
  • Conducting research
  • Addressing risk management and legal issues

Throughout the course of this online degree in accounting, students will work to develop their critical thinking and problem-solving skills, as well as the broad understanding professional practice within the field of accounting.

This accounting degree program also offers students the flexible option for enriching their skills in auditing, taxation, cost accounting, and financial accounting while providing them with the opportunity to choose elective courses to meet their specific interests and goals.

Graduates will be better prepared to sit for professional certification examinations, which include the Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), and Certified Management Accountant (CMA) examinations.

Accreditation Information

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

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