Master of Science in Accounting (MSA)
A majority of states have adopted the 150-hour requirement for individuals to sit for the CPA examination, which generally requires accounting professionals to complete a fifth year of higher education. The degree requirements of the Master of Science in Accounting at the Cameron School of Business satisfy the educational qualifications for an individual to sit for the CPA examination in the state of Texas.
The Master of Science in Accounting at the Cameron School of Business is designed to provide qualified individuals with a foundation of technical knowledge. The curriculum develops in the candidates the abilities and skills which are required for the long-term professional success in a changing global economy. It also instills in students a deep appreciation for ethical behavior as the hallmark of a successful and fulfilling business career. Graduates of the Master of Science in Accounting from the Cameron School of Business enjoy considerable career advantages including outstanding employment opportunities in a dynamic global business environment.
Admission decisions are based on a combination of the score attained on the required Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) and undergraduate grade point average (GPA). Post graduate studies may be considered.