Accounting is a critical function for businesses in an increasingly competitive global marketplace. In order to prepare for a successful career in corporate accounting, internal audit, or as a licensed public accountant, students must master a wide range of competencies including: financial reporting, treasury, auditing, research, and analysis.
Simon Business School offers a premier MS in Accountancy program that emphasizes the dual roles of finance and economics to address the needs of the industry and position you as a candidates of choice for prospective employers. The 150-credit-hour compliant program will also qualify you to sit for the New York State CPA examination.
Building upon generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), Simon’s MS in Accountancy program addresses the operational, analytical, and theoretical aspects of accounting to give you a fully immersive experience into the field. Through a carefully considered curriculum, you will gain critical skills in these areas:
Full-Time MS in Accountancy students have two available tracks: