Develop skills to become a modern-day accountant with three learning tracks, designed and specialized for your learning experience.
The Master of Accountancy (M.Acc.) program at UND is flexible, allowing you to enroll full-time or take one course at a time. Designed to equip you with essential, in-demand skills, this program will prepare you to excel in a profession that’s always in demand in every industry.
- Program type:
- Master's Degree
- On-campus or online
- Est. time to complete:
- 1-2 years (depending on track)
- Credit hours:
- 30-31, dependent on track
Why Study Accounting at UND?
Do more than report numbers. Use them to make an impact. Our Master of Accountancy program will:
- Prepare you to sit for the CPA exam. UND accounting graduates consistently beat the national average on the CPA exam.
- The Professional Track offers a variety of concentrations valuable to future employers including; data analytics, public administration and organizational leadership.
- The Practitioner Track builds upon skills that accounting professionals have already acquired during their careers.
- The Fundamentals Track prepares students without an undergraduate degree in accounting to change or advance their career.
- Meet your needs by offering on-campus and 100% online tracks that align with your career background and interests.
- Excellent internship opportunities and career placement for students in all tracks.
3 Options to Earn Your Degree
The Masters of Accountancy is available in three tracks:
Trained and ready to advance?
Choose our on campus Professional track or online Practitioner track. A bachelor’s degree in accounting has helped you get to where you are today. Now imagine what a master’s degree could do. Learn to identify, analyze and respond to ethical issues while using data to create strategic value for your organization.
New to Accounting?
Choose our online Fundamentals track. If you have no previous accounting experience but would like to transition into the field, this online track is for you. Build your foundation for analyzing financial statements and applying your knowledge to financial, audit, managerial and tax accounting.
UND's Master of Accountancy program has three degree tracks with unique courses and requirements.
After completing our program, you'll join a prestigious accounting alumni group that includes;
- Several university professors and a university president
- Multiple national-level partners of Big 4 CPA firms
- CEO of a top 25 CPA firm
- Vice President of one of the largest privately held companies in the US
- Founder of a major publicly traded company
Research shows that M.Acc. graduates are more likely to be placed in many accounting positions and are more likely to be promoted within public accounting than bachelor of accounting graduates. Get started today.
Accredited Master's in Accountancy
UND's Master of Accountancy program is offered by UND's College of Business and Public Administration and accredited by AACSB International and the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Accreditation by AACSB International puts the UND in the top 5% of business schools in the world.
Accounting For Quality
UND's Master of Accountancy program provides great return on investment.
After you complete the degree, sure, you’ll be well-prepared for a job and you’ll pass the CPA exam, but perhaps most importantly you will end your time in the MAcc program having developed a list of mentors and advocates that will be there for you at any time in your career.Read Jonathan's Story