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Florida Southern College students who are currently enrolled in the Bachelor of Science in Accounting may begin their MAcc program in the fall of their senior year.

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How to Apply

Apply today to start next term on Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission consideration. Admission is contingent upon the GPA on June 1 of that year

Complete the Online Application

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Admission Requirements

  • Overall (cumulative) GPA of 3.0 at FSC
  • GPA of 3.0 in Accounting (ACC) Courses
  • MAcc Director Approval
  • Application deadline for early admission is February 1 of the junior year, and admission is contingent upon the GPA on June 1 of that year

Additional International Requirements

  • Official Translated Transcripts With Course By Course Evaluation**
  • Bank Verification of Funds
  • Sponsor's Guarantee Form
  • Valid Passport
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Score***

** Josef Silny and Associates, Academic Evaluation Services, Inc., or similar approved agency..

*** 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..

Early MAcc Delivery Options

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Hybrid

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.

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Top Reasons

Whether your dream is to work in public accounting, start your own CPA or consulting firm, or further your career in corporate accounting, our faculty are dedicated to giving you the knowledge and experiences you need to succeed.

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Be Prepared

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.

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Expert Faculty

Our faculty are CPAs with significant practical experience, including active tax practices, former experience with major accounting firms, and fraud investigation.

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Connected

Network with professionals at meetings of the Florida Institute of CPAs, the Institute of Management Accountants, and the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners.

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Competitive Advantage

Comprehensive course offerings include forensic accounting as well as courses in tax, cost accounting, and auditing.

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Additional Information

CPA Licensure

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.

Program Costs

The published day, full-time tuition will be assessed for enrollment in the two fall terms and the one spring term for students enrolled in the early MAcc program*. Summer enrollments will be charged at the prevailing rates; MAcc program graduate per credit rate, the day undergraduate per credit hour rate, or the adult undergraduate per credit hour rate.

* Please note, if you are an Early MAcc student you will still file the FAFSA as an undergraduate student.

Curriculum

Course descriptions are available in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog
Accounting Required Hours
ACC 6120 Corporate Taxation 2
ACC 6140 Taxation of Partnerships and Estates 2
ACC 6200 Auditing with Accounting Information Systems 4
ACC 6300 Advanced Financial Accounting & Reporting 4
ACC 6400 Advanced Managerial Accounting 4
ACC 6989 Accounting Research 2
ACC 6999 Accounting Capstone Project 2
  Total Accounting Core 20
  Electives  
ACC 6220 Governmental Accounting 2
ACC/BUS 6420 Data Analytics 2
ACC 6500 CPA Review Course* 2
ACC 6620 Ethics in Accounting 2
ACC 6640 Fraud Examination 2
ACC 6960 Internship 2
BUS 6350 Business Law for Accountants 2
  Total Electives 10
  Program Total 30

*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.

How to Apply

Apply today to start next term on Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission and financial aid considerations. Admission is contingent upon the GPA on June 1 of that year

Complete the Online Application

Apply Now

Admission Requirements

  • Overall (cumulative) GPA of 3.0 at FSC
  • GPA of 3.0 in Accounting (ACC) Courses
  • MAcc Director Approval
  • Application deadline for early admission is February 1 of the junior year, and admission is contingent upon the GPA on June 1 of that year

Additional International Requirements

  • Official Translated Transcripts With Course By Course Evaluation**
  • Bank Verification of Funds
  • Sponsor's Guarantee Form
  • Valid Passport
  • Official TOEFL/IELTS Score***

** Josef Silny and Associates, Academic Evaluation Services, Inc., or similar approved agency..

*** 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..

Program Contact

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Kamalie Dodson

Associate Director of Adult and Graduate Admission
863.680.5022