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MS in Accounting

Challenge yourself in our intensive accounting program designed to take your career to the next level.

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Costs

$1,200
Per credit
Scholarships and financial aid are available
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Credits

30
Credits
Master accounting in one year
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The Master of Science in Accounting program is designed for students who have completed an undergraduate degree in accounting or another business discipline and wishes to become a CPA in New York State.

The program is designed to assist in the transition from an undergraduate accounting program to the CPA exam and professional practice.

The Sy Syms Edge

Our flexible classes are catered towards the working professional

Our comprehensive core curriculum builds a foundation for success in any business

Our renowned full-time professors inspire you through academic excellence. Impressive adjuncts bridge theory with real-time business practice

Our student body includes a diverse variety of professionals from every business sector

Your classes will be small and personalized, allowing you to make lifelong business connections

Full Program Breakdown

The Master of Science in Accounting program is designed for students who have completed an undergraduate degree in accounting or another business discipline and wishes to become a CPA in New York State.

The program is designed to assist in the transition from an undergraduate accounting program to the CPA exam and professional practice.

The Sy Syms Edge

Our flexible classes are catered towards the working professional

Our comprehensive core curriculum builds a foundation for success in any business

Our renowned full-time professors inspire you through academic excellence. Impressive adjuncts bridge theory with real-time business practice

Our student body includes a diverse variety of professionals from every business sector

Your classes will be small and personalized, allowing you to make lifelong business connections

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The Master of Science in Accounting program is designed for students who have completed an undergraduate degree in accounting or another business discipline and wishes to become a CPA in New York State.

The program is designed to assist in the transition from an undergraduate accounting program to the CPA exam and professional practice.

Our flexible classes are catered towards the working professional

Our comprehensive core curriculum builds a foundation for success in any business

Our renowned full-time professors inspire you through academic excellence. Impressive adjuncts bridge theory with real-time business practice

Our student body includes a diverse variety of professionals from every business sector

Your classes will be small and personalized, allowing you to make lifelong business connections

Contact Us

We offer potential students the opportunity to sit in on a class and speak with a current student or faculty member. By visiting Sy Syms School of Business, you will experience the unique way our faculty and students engage with one another and how what they learn in the classroom translates to what they will be doing as professionals.

If you have questions about the program or would like to arrange a visit, please contact the Office of Graduate Enrollment at gradschool@yu.edu or 1-833-241-4723.

At a Glance

Prepare for the NY CPA exam

Develop your professional accounting knowledge and skills

Learn from scholars, entrepreneurs, and researchers in the industry

Earn your master’s in one year if you study full-time

Learn more about the MS in Accounting program

Pre-Requisites:

The following 3 credit pre-requisite courses should be successfully completed prior to graduation:

  1. Auditing
  2. Intermediate Accounting
  3. Managerial Accounting

The New York State CPA exam will require incoming students to have successfully completed graduate coursework in the following 3 credit courses:

  1. Federal Income Tax I
  2. Federal Income Tax II

You will be offered 6 credits of electives if you have taken these courses as an undergraduate student.

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Learn more about the MS in Accounting program

Prospective Students

Learn more about the MS in Accounting program

Pre-Requisites:

The following 3 credit pre-requisite courses should be successfully completed prior to graduation:

  1. Auditing
  2. Intermediate Accounting
  3. Managerial Accounting

The New York State CPA exam will require incoming students to have successfully completed graduate coursework in the following 3 credit courses:

  1. Federal Income Tax I
  2. Federal Income Tax II

You will be offered 6 credits of electives if you have taken these courses as an undergraduate student.

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Current Students

Learn more about the MS in Accounting program

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