Courses

The MSA degree requires 30 units of graduate-level coursework. Courses that can be used to satisfy the accounting and general business requirements for the degree are listed below. Some of the accounting courses will be conducted concurrently with MAcc students and some will only have the MSA students.

Accounting Courses

Course Course Title Credit Hours Usually Offered
ACCT 501I
Advanced Accounting
3
Fall, Spring
ACCT 515
Ethics for Professional Accountants
3
Spring
ACCT 522I
Advanced Federal Taxation
3
Fall
ACCT 531I
Principles of Auditing
3
Fall
ACCT 532I
Audit Simulation
3
Spring
ACCT 521I
Business Law and the Search for Non-Obvious Liabilities
3
Fall, Spring
ACCT 554I
Accounting Analysis of Financial Statements
3
Fall
ACCT 561I
Accounting Information Systems
3
Fall, Spring
ACCT 562G
Technology for Accountants: Microsoft Excel
1 Fall, Spring
ACCT 562H Technology for Accountants: Quickbooks 1 Fall, Spring
ACCT 562I International Financial Reporting Standards 1 Fall, Spring
ACCT 580I
Communication Skills for the Accounting Profession
3
Fall
ACCT 510I
Principles of Profit Planning and Control
3
Spring
ACCT 572I
Accounting for Not-For-Profit Entities
3
Fall

 


 

Non-Accounting Business Courses

Approved non-accounting business classes can be acceptable as elective courses. Availability is not guaranteed and will change between semesters. Please see your Program Coordinator for a current list of available elective courses.

Course Number

Course Title

ECON 560 Industrial Organization
FIN 513 Fundamental Valuation Modeling
FIN 515 Venture Capital
FIN 518 Investment Banking
FIN 521 Investment Analysis
LAW 646 Federal Income Tax
LAW 619 Estates and Trusts
MIS 513
Business Foundations for IT
MIS 515
Information Security in Public and Private Sectors
MIS 516
Privacy, Security, and Business Continuity
MIS 527
Introduction to Enterprise Computing Environments
MIS 578
Project Management

 

Students are also allowed to take any MBA classes, depending on availability:


 

For additional information, please contact us.