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Program at a Glance

A well respected graduate accounting degree program that offers a flexible schedule and allows you to earn graduate credits during your undergraduate studies. In addition, our built-in professional development will set you apart from the competition.

The St. Thomas MSA is the most-established full-time graduate accounting program in the region.

Degree Earned  

Master of Science in Accountancy

Distinguishing Characteristics 
  • Part-time or full-time program
  • Students receive enhanced technical competency through advanced accounting courses
  • Explores core concepts in-depth  and from multiple perspectives
  • Faculty with real-world experience
  • Access to experts addressing leading-edge topics and emerging issues
  • An emphasis on business ethics to develop students as principled business leaders
  • Personal coaching from faculty and staff to distinguish yourself in today's competitive environment
Admission Requirements
Incoming Student Profile

Men: 55%
Women: 45%
Average age: 22
Average undergraduate GPA: 3.5
Average GMAT score: 560
50% of students are St. Thomas undergraduates
10% international students


*Equivalent coursework includes all of the following upper-level courses: an intermediate accounting sequence of courses, auditing, corporate income tax, cost accounting, advanced accounting, accounting information systems, business law and financial management.


Program Schedule Curriculum

A 31-credit, intensive program designed to be completed in one year or on a flexible basis.

12 courses and seminars in an intensive, highly integrated curriculum of active learning.

  • Orientation and professional development during a short, intensive J-term class
  • Introduction of 1 ½ credit coursework prepares you for real-world scenarios
  • Advanced elective courses to complete your degree
  • Seven core courses
  • Professional Development Seminar
  • Professional Communication Course
  • Professional Licensure Preparation and Strategy Course
  • Two elective courses

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