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Degree Pathway, Master of Science in Accounting, General

Sample Degree Pathway for Master of Science in Accounting

All programs are 10 courses, 30 credits.
Required Core Courses
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 15
ACCT.6050 Government and Non-Profit Accounting 3
ACCT.6120 Advanced Cost Management 3
ACCT.6300 Taxation of Business Entities 3
ACCT.6400 Financial Accounting Theory and Research 3
ACCT.6550 Advanced Auditing 3
General Option Elective Courses (choose 2 of the following)
Course # Course Name Cr.
Total 6
ACCT.6020 Advanced Management and Sustainability Accounting 3
ACCT.6220 Globalization and Accounting 3
ACCT.6230 Contemporary Accounting Issues 3
ACCT.6450 Fraud Examination and Forensic Accounting 3
Non-accounting Courses (choose 3)
Course # Course Name Cr.
XXXX.XXXX These 3 courses are generally selected from the UMass Lowell MBA program, other courses can be selected with the approval of the MSA coordinator. 9
Total 9
Total = 30 credits
Last updated 06/29/19