Got an eye on graduate school? Our Master of Accountancy program prepares you for
the Uniform CPA Examination and meets the 150-hour academic requirement to become
a CPA. Specifically designed for working professionals, our program combines rigorous
online coursework and traditional face-to-face classes
How long does it take to launch a successful
accounting career? At Florida Southern, as few as 16 months! Our accelerated MAcc satisfies the 150-semester-hour requirement for CPA licensure, and you only have two in-class meetings per month! The rest of the coursework can be completed online around your schedule. At the conclusion of this program, you will be fully prepared for CPA licensure.
Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission consideration.
Accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) is the mark of excellence in business education earned by fewer than five percent of business schools worldwide.
Our accounting program prepares a student to complete the 150-hour academic requirement to become a CPA, and includes a CPA Review Course to help you prepare for the exam.
Our faculty are CPAs with significant practical experience, including active tax practices, former experience with major accounting firms, and fraud investigation.
Network with professionals at meetings of the Florida Institute of CPAs, the Institute of Management Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.
Comprehensive course offerings include forensic accounting as well as courses in tax, cost accounting, and auditing.
Completion of the Bachelor of Science in Accounting and the Master of Accountancy (MAcc) degree will prepare the student for CPA licensure, including 150 hours of academic credit.
94% of students in a MAcc program stated earning their degree was personally and professionally rewarding.
My teaching philosophy centers on the fact that I teach students how to learn. Specific facts will change during their careers, so I prepare them for a lifetime of continual learning. My classes at Florida Southern feature a lively atmosphere of discussion and engaged learning. I also foster student interaction with the accounting profession through my involvement with professional organizations such as the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
Offered in a convenient hybrid of traditional and online coursework, with students meeting in a classroom on campus two Saturdays per month and the remaining assignments completed in a convenient online format.
* If you have not yet taken the GMAT, we may be able to help cover the cost. See if you qualify for a GRE/GMAT waiver.
** SpanTran (discount available), Academic Evaluation Services, Inc., Josef Silny, or World Education Services or another similar approved transcript evaluation agency.
*** A bank letter is a written statement on bank letterhead and signed by a bank official.
**** Must have completed an English language training program or at least one year at an English speaking institution to waive the TOEFL/IELTS testing requirement.
Completion of the following undergraduate courses (or approved equivalents) are required for admission into the MAcc program:
Course descriptions are available in the academic catalog.
*Please note that the Florida State Board of Accountancy requires a total of 150 hours for CPA licensure, not to include ACC 6500 CPA Review Course.
Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.
$250 Non-Refundable Enrollment Deposit (Upon acceptance and applied toward your first semester tuition balance)
*Tuition will be billed prior to the beginning of each semester based on credit hours. Tuition must be paid by the first day of class.
A limited number of graduate assistantships are offered. The assistantship program offers tuition discounts in exchange for hours worked.
To be eligible to apply for a Graduate Assistantship position students must have:
Associate Director 863.680.5022 863.576.5087
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