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Master of Accountancy (MAcc)

Move your Accounting Career into the Fast Lane

Our 16-month Master of Accountancy (MAcc) program prepares students for the Certified Public Accounting examination and an exciting career in accounting.

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, this accelerated 16-month program will prepare you to succeed in today’s competitive marketplace.
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The Barney Barnett School of Business and Free Enterprise at Florida Southern College has taken its place among the most respected university business schools in the world by earning accreditation from AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. This accreditation helps enable our graduates to get into the best graduate schools in the country.

Why get a Master of Accountancy from Florida Southern?

Our faculty are CPA’s with significant practical experience

Expert Faculty - Our faculty are CPA’s with significant practical experience, including active tax practices, former experience with major accounting firms, and fraud investigation.

We are connected with area professionals

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

We offer courses in tax, cost accounting, and auditing

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

We prepare students to complete the 150-hour academic requirement to become a CPA

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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CPA Licensure

Completion of the B.S. (bachelor’s degree) in Accounting and the MAcc (Master of Accountancy degree) will prepare the student for CPA licensure, including 150 hours of academic credit.*

* Please note: A student who desires to be licensed as a CPA in the State of Florida will also need to pass the CPA Exam and to complete one year of supervised experience.

MAcc Program Cost for 2015-2016**

Tuition per credit hour $720
Fall Term 1 - 8 credits $5,760
Spring Term - 7 credits $5,040
Summer Term - 7 credits $5,040
Fall Term 2 - 8 credits $5,760
Entire Program * $21,600 *

* These rates are for the 2015-2016 academic year. Additional costs include technology and lab fees, books and supplies, and personal expenses. If you require on-campus housing, you should plan for room and board expenses.