MBA in ACCOUNTING.

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Classes Start Every 8 Weeks

Earn your Master’s of Business Administration In Accounting in as little as 2 years + 8 months*—or even more quickly with qualifying transfer credits.

*Not including breaks. Assumes year-round, full-time enrollment.


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Cost

$776/Credit
Hour
Master's Advantage: Put your Degree to work sooner! 3 fewer courses and 6 fewer months equals over $6800 in savings

Master's Advantage

If you’ve earned an undergraduate degree in business, you may be eligible to waive up to three courses. We call this our Master’s Advantage. With these course waivers1, you can take fewer courses and put your master’s degree to work for you even sooner.

what you'll learn

The MBA in Accounting from DeVry University’s Keller Graduate School of Management covers the following:

  • Accounting Standards
    Measure outcomes using existing measurement criteria such as Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), Other Common Basis of Accounting (OCBOA), Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulations, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) or other non-authoritative measurement tools.
  • Financial Reporting
    Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of accounting theory and practice related to financial reporting and managerial decision-making.
  • Technology
    Apply analytical tools and technology applications to develop analyses and solutions to address the needs of an organization and its stakeholders.
  • Collaboration
    Work collaboratively in a team environment. Coordinate and share information to achieve a common goal.
  • Problem Solving
    Use business and management principles to problem-solve a variety of workplace challenges.
  • Management Theory and Practices
    Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of enterprise-wide functions relevant in the global economy.

2-in-1

Earn an extra credential with our unique 2-in-1 design. All courses in our Accounting graduate certificate are embedded within this program. So you can earn a graduate certificate on the way to your master’s2.


Accreditation Matters

Accredited* by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) www.acbsp.org 

Career Opportunities

Graduates of our MBA in Accounting may consider, careers such as:

  • Accountant

  • Accounting Manager

  • Auditor

  • Budget Analyst

  • Budget Director

  • Credit Analyst

  • Environmental Green Accountant

  • Financial Analyst

  • Financial Manager

  • Financial Planner

  • Internal Auditor

  • Management Accountant

  • Payroll Staff Manager

  • Public Accountant

  • Credits and degrees earned from this institution do not automatically qualify the holder to participate in professional licensing exams to practice certain professions. Persons interested in practicing a regulated profession must contact the appropriate state regulatory agency for their field of interest. For instance, typically 150 credit hours or education are required to meet state regulatory agency education requirements for CPA licensure.

Core Degree Courses

ACCT5033 Financial Accounting: Managerial Use and Analysis
ECON545 Business Economics
FIN5103 Corporate Finance
MGMT591 Leadership and Organizational Behavior
MIS540 Innovation Through Technology
MKTG525 Strategic Marketing

Choose any 1

HRM591 Strategic Human Resource Management
HRM587 Managing Organizational Change
HRM595 Negotiation Skills

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INTL500 Global Perspectives for International Business
FIN565 International Finance
HRM584 Managing International Human Resources

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MGMT520 Legal, Political and Ethical Dimensions of Business
MGMT550 Managerial Communication

Program-Specific Courses

ACCT5053 Managerial Accounting
ACCT5503 Intermediate Accounting I
ACCT5513 Intermediate Accounting II

General Degree Courses

ACCT5003 Essentials in Accounting, Finance and Economics
MATH534 Applied Managerial Statistics
MGMT501 Organizational Structures and Business Processes

Capstone

MGMT601 MBA Capstone

3Earn your master’s and get a Graduate Certificate along the way. These six courses make up the Accounting Graduate Certificate, which is embedded in this program, allowing you to leave with two credentials in one.

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Related Programs


Programs vary by location. For specific program details for Pennsylvania, refer to:
Pennsylvania catalog 
Coursework - MBA with an Accounting concentration for Pennsylvania residents.
Tuition and Expenses for Pennsylvania residents 
*Conferral and Assessment Data - Available for all of DeVry and Keller's ACBSP accredited programs. For a full list of DeVry University's business and accounting degree programs accredited by ACBSP, please see the Accreditation page.
1Eligibility and application of course waivers varies based on the type of course waiver credit earned, the student’s enrolled location and/or the student’s state of residence. For more information, please refer to the Course Waiver section of the Keller academic catalog.
2Program, course requirements and availability vary by location.

All students enrolled in site-based programs will be required to take some coursework online and, for some programs and locations, a substantial portion of the program may be required to be completed online.