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Program Benefits

  • CPA Exam Credit & Discount
  • Affordable Tuition 
  • Gain Accounting Leadership Skills 
  • Innovative Course Topics

Master Numbers and Organizations

The M.S. in Accounting curriculum has been developed by a variety of accounting professionals and educators with the intention to develop well-rounded professionals—master's of both technical and managerial skills.

The program may help students meet the 150-hour requirement for the CPA exam and/or the requirements for the CMA certification.

The program consists of 30 credits, or 10 courses of 3 credit hours each, and can be completed in 20 months.

Take the Lead and Prepare for an Accounting Leadership Role

Saint Mary’s Accelerators provide graduate-level, transcribable courses of study to help you streamline your educational and career goals. Use the skills you learn in a graduate certificate to design a custom learning experience by stacking additional certificates or using your certificate to create a powerful graduate degree experience. The online Accounting Leadership graduate certificate program allows you to explore real-world case studies to practice and hone your skills with limited time and financial investment.

Visually showcase your leadership skills as well as the skillsets you've gained through Saint Mary's Accounting Leadership certificate program when you earn your digital badges after completion of each course. Current and potential employers, credentialing programs, admissions offices, and colleagues will be able to view your badges to verify your new skillset!

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Foundation Courses (9 credits)

Core Courses (24 credits)

Elective Courses (select one)

Capstone Course

Find out more about how the online M.S. in Accounting from Saint Mary’s can benefit your career: call 877-308-9954 to speak to an enrollment counselor or request more information.

Current Degree Requirements

For current degree requirements, visit the Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Course Catalog.