Master Of Science In Accounting General Online Degree
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Credit Hours
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Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% Online, 8 Week Courses
Transfer Credits
Up to 50% of the Degree Total can be Transferred to Liberty
Next Start Date
Jan 13, 2020
Accreditation
ACBSP

Invest in Your Future with a Master’s in Accounting Online Degree

The U.S. Department of Labor projects an 11 percent growth for accounting professions, a faster than average growth for all occupations. As globalization increases and the economy grows, there is an increasingly complex tax and regulatory environment. The changing financial landscape creates a strong demand for accountants and auditors.*

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*Data obtained from the Occupational Information Network (O*NET) under the sponsorship of the U.S. Department of Labor/Employment and Training Administration (USDOL/ETA). Information obtained on September 19, 2017.


Why Choose Liberty’s Master’s in Accounting Online Degree?

Our online Master’s in Accounting degree will provide you with advanced training in accounting practices and techniquesBest Choice Schools Top Online Accounting Degrees that will help you transition from a general business background to a specialized accounting role, or help you pursue more advanced studies in accounting in line with pursuing a CPA certification. You can work at a pace that best fits into your work and family schedule with our convenient 8-week courses, all offered 100% online.

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What Will You Learn in the Master’s in Accounting Online Degree?

Liberty University’s Master’s in Accounting online degree provides training in accounting concepts that can apply to any industry. Throughout the degree, you will learn how to provide critical insight into analyzing and interpreting business data to any business or company you work with. 

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Degree Info
Military Benefits
Career Options
Admission Requirements

What are the Benefits of Liberty’s Master’s in Accounting –General Online Degree?

  • By earning your Master’s in Accounting from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in the field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 4 straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • Students can complete the online Master’s in Accounting – General in under two years.
  • The MS in Accounting – General is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).
  • Industry Outlook: The US Department of Labor projects an 11 percent growth in areas of business and accounting, a faster than the average growth for all occupations. As globalization increases and the economy grows, there is an increasingly complex tax and regulatory environment for business. The changing financial landscape creates a strong demand for accountants and auditors.*
  • Accounting coursework can be used towards accrual of hours needed to sit for the CPA exam.

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Master’s Degree in Accounting Program Information and Requirements

  • 100% Online
  • 30 total hours
  • This program falls under the School of Business.
  • Download and explore the Degree Completion Plan.
  • View all of the Graduate School of Business Course Syllabi. (login required)
  • Up to 50% of the program hours may be transferred in from previous coursework
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the world. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey. As a thank you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 for graduate students (per credit hour)
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

Potential Career Options for Online Master’s Degree in Accounting Students

After completing Liberty University’s Master’s in Accounting online degree, you will be prepared for accounting auditing and management roles, as well as have the general business skills and knowledge important for successful business ownership. With an ACBSP-accredited Master’s in Accounting from Liberty University, you can be confident that your degree will meet the standards set by exclusive business organizations and public roles.

  • Audit Accountant
  • Business Owner
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • Personal Financial Advisor
  • Finance Manager

Admission Requirements for an Online MS Accounting Degree Program

A regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our Admission Requirements Page for more detailed admissions related information.

*Please Note: The Master of Science in Accounting requires specific accounting coursework as a prerequisite to admission.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee*
  • Unofficial college transcripts and submit a transcript request form.**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.