MASTERSTUDIES

2 Master of Art Degrees in Accounting and Finance

Both large and small corporations and organizations are always in need of qualified and trained accounting professionals who can effectively maintain and manage their books. If you’re good with numbers and enjoy financial organization, a Master of Arts (MA) in Accounting and Finance may be right for you.

What is an MA in Accounting and Finance? Simply put, it is the study of critical accounting and finance principles to gain professional skills and expertise in financial management. Students learn quantitative analysis and decision-making strategies to comply with local, state and federal financial statement rules and regulations. Course topics may include cost analysis, corporate and individual tax preparation, budgeting and finance and professional auditing methods.

There are numerous benefits to earning an MA in Accounting and Finance. Overwhelmingly, students point to the strong job market that opens up to them with this type of degree. Indeed, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, financial occupations are expected to grow more than 10 percent through 2018.

The costs of an MA in Accounting and Finance vary by institution and by location. It’s important to contact the school you’re interested in directly in order to pinpoint exact course and registration fees.

Students who earn this type of degree often go on to become corporate accountants, personal financial planners and investment analysts. They also go on to become auditors, budget analysts, tax preparation and planning specialists and bookkeepers. Because of the well-rounded nature of this advanced-level degree, graduates find they are qualified for a wide range of public and private financial management positions.

There are many opportunities to earn an MA in Accounting and Finance both in the United States and around the world. Numerous opportunities also exist to earn this degree online, which is a practical option for working professionals and part-time students. To get started, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

2 Results in Accounting and Finance Filter

Master in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin)

University of St. Gallen (HSG), School of Management, Economics, Law, Social Sciences and International Affairs
MA
20 Sep 2021
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Full-time
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3 semesters
31 Mar 2021
English
German
Campus

The Master’s Program in Accounting and Finance (MAccFin) enables you to view financial corporate management from an integrative perspective - for your future in consulting, ex ...

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Accounting

University of Missouri
MA
Sep 2021
English

Whatever your major, your professors bring their expertise and their professional connections to you ― giving you hands-on experience and networking opportunities.

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