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An exciting and unique field, economics and administration involves the study of both the larger economy and individual behavior within that economy. An advanced knowledge of economics plus training in business, finance and public policy afford many career opportunities for experts to assist both public and private sector organizarions.

Distance education or distance learning is a way of delivering education and instruction, often on an individual basis, to students who are not physically present on campus.

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Kaplan University Online

This graduate-level degree is designed to prepare students with critical thinking and problem-solving skills to pursue mid- to senior-level positions in the field of acco ... [+]

This graduate-level degree is designed to prepare students with critical thinking and problem-solving skills to pursue mid- to senior-level positions in the field of accounting.* The curriculum is designed to enrich skills in auditing, taxation, cost accounting, and financial accounting while providing students the opportunity to choose elective courses to meet their specific interests and goals. Graduates may be eligible to sit for various certification examinations, including the Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA®), and Certified Management Accountant (CMA®) examinations.† Choose one of four concentrations: audit, finance, government, or tax. The Master of Science in Accounting is just one of the Kaplan University business programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), which demonstrates that Kaplan University has met standards of business education established by ACBSP that promote teaching excellence and continuous quality improvement.‡ *Kaplan University cannot guarantee employment or career advancement. Additional training or certification may be required. Certain accounting positions may require further certification and/or license by individual states. †Although certain programs at Kaplan University are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will pass those exams. In some cases, field experience and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams. Students should research the requirements in the state in which they intend to seek employment. ‡ For more information on Kaplan University’s ACBSP accreditation, visit www.acbsp.org.... [-]

USA USA Online
September 2019
Part-time
Online
Kennesaw State University

The Master of Science in International Policy Management (MSIPM) is a cohort-based online degree program that builds on Kennesaw State University’s strong tradition and l ... [+]

The Master of Science in International Policy Management

The Master of Science in International Policy Management (MSIPM) is a cohort-based online degree program that builds on Kennesaw State University’s strong tradition and long-standing commitment to international education. The program prepares future leaders in the private and public sectors to understand the interaction between political and economic dynamics in the global context.

The curriculum offered by the program will enhance understanding of international policy in an interactive collaborative learning environment, whether students are recent college graduates or have experience working in public, private, or nongovernmental organizations. Students will learn how to assess political risk, better understand the regulatory environment in which corporations function, and deal with the cultural nuances inherent to the global negotiation process. The online nature of the program offers flexibility for students to complete an academically solid degree program while continuing current employment, whether working in-state, nationwide or abroad. Additionally, the cohort model builds a learning community for mutual support.... [-]

USA Kennesaw
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Online
University of Hartford Online

The University of Hartford, Barney School of Business offers a variety of programs for students seeking advanced education in the fields of Accounting and Taxation. ... [+]

The University of Hartford, Barney School of Business offers a variety of programs for students seeking advanced education in the fields of Accounting and Taxation. Students can earn the master’s degree in as few as seven months, or at their own pace, and meet the 150-hour CPA licensing requirement. Our programs are taught by full-time resident faculty and adjunct faculty who have a wealth of knowledge in the field. Students can choose from online and in-class options and our rolling admissions process allows new students to enroll in the fall, spring, and summer terms. For students seeking certificate programs, our accounting certificate provides students who have an undergraduate degree in a field other than accounting the opportunity to take a series of essential undergraduate accounting courses. Students with a master’s degree in accounting, a JD degree, or who are current CPAs may take a series of graduate taxation courses in the Post-Graduate Taxation Certificate program.... [-]

USA Hartford
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
Online
Carl H. Lindner College of Business, University of Cincinnati

The Master of Science in Taxation is designed for students pursuing a specialized degree in the area of taxation. ... [+]

When you earn your top-ranked Master of Science in Taxation degree online from the University of Cincinnati, you can be assured that you are gaining both the knowledge and credentials to stand out in your career. Our extensive training focuses on the needs of the tax practitioner whether serving individuals and small businesses or large corporations. Plus, the University of Cincinnati Master of Science in Taxation program was ranked as the #1 public online graduate tax program in both 2015 and 2016 (U.S. News & World Report).

Electives include Partnership Taxation, Accounting for Income Taxes, and Estate and Gift Taxation Research Capstone courses provide you with the opportunity to develop research skills in a challenging series of courses encompassing all aspects learned during the Master of Science in Taxation program. The Capstone course is intended to showcase your mastery of tax research and the technical knowledge you will learn throughout the program. You will gain the skills and experience necessary to complete well-written professional research papers on a variety of tax topics in a deadline-oriented environment that will mimic the experience you will encounter in a real-world tax research setting Instruction from a faculty that includes cutting-edge tax experts, CPAs, lawyers, academics and professionals with Fortune 500 and international accounting experience ... [-]
USA Cincinnati
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
12 - 24 months
Online
University of Dallas College of Business

MSc in Accounting track is a 33 credit hour program that can be completed in as little as four terms (13-15 months). Our Master of Science track is ideal for students who ... [+]

MSc in Accounting track is a 33 credit hour program that can be completed in as little as four terms (15-18 months). Because of the individual nature of the program, students can take classes at their own pace so actual completion time will vary by student.

A specialized program

Our Master of Science track is ideal for students who are seeking in-depth knowledge in Accounting, Cybersecurity (Information Assurance) or Information Technology.

Designed to fit your life

Since our founding in 1966, the College of Business has been committed to creating programs with working professionals in mind. Our flexible class schedules and convenient delivery options make it easier for busy students to get a high quality, hands-on learning experience through the guidance of industry-experienced professors. All Foundation and Core courses, as well as many elective courses, are offered in both on-ground or online formats, with many offered in a hybrid (blended) formats, giving you the option to combine course formats based on your personal preference or travel/work schedules. Onground courses are offered weeknights and/or weekends giving students the opportunity to schedule classes around their busy lives. With online courses, you never have to step into the classroom so you can complete your program from anywhere in the world.... [-]

USA Irving Dallas
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
15 - 18 
Online
Carnegie Mellon University

Carnegie Mellon's intensive Master of Science in Computational Finance (MSCF) is considered by many to be the top quantitative financial engineering program in the countr ... [+]

The MSCF Program

Introduced in 1994, Carnegie Mellon's pioneering Master of Science in Computational Finance (MSCF) is considered by many today to be the top quantitative financial engineering program in the country.

The MSCF program is the joint venture of four colleges on our campus - the Tepper School of Business, the Mathematical Sciences Department, the Department of Statistics, and the Heinz College. Administered by the Tepper School of Business, the MSCF student enjoys the advantages of the business school environment, including the full resources of the School's placement services. As a result of the collaborative efforts of these four colleges, MSCF's twenty-five courses are both balanced and deep. Designed expressly for the MSCF student and the needs of the industry, the curriculum seamlessly integrates instruction in probability, statistical analysis, numerical methods, computation and simulation methods, stochastic processes, economics, and their application in today’s quantitative financial markets.... [-]

USA Pittsburgh New York
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
16 - 33 months
Online
University of Baltimore, Merrick School of Business

The Online M.S. in Accounting and Business Advisory Services is an ideal program for students who are searching for a highly-flexible, AACSB Accredited, accounting progra ... [+]

We're teaching the language of business in an environment flexible for the working professional.

The Online M.S. in Accounting and Business Advisory Services is an ideal program for students who are searching for a highly-flexible, AACSB Accredited, accounting program geared toward the working professional.

Whether you are switching careers or seeking to expand your accounting knowledge and advance your career, our faculty will guide you through it all. They are well-known in the accounting community and share their expertise in preparing for the CPA exam.

That's what makes this program different from the ordinary master's in accounting program. When you choose the Online Masters of Science in Accounting and Business Advisory Services program, you'll go beyond just accounting; you'll build your knowledge in areas of finance and information systems, too. A great way to set you apart from the crowd.... [-]

USA Mount Vernon
September 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
University of Baltimore, Merrick School of Business

This is a specialized degree program designed to both further the success of current accounting professionals and equip career-changers with the skills necessary to enter ... [+]

Now is the time to learn the language of business.

When you choose the Masters of Science in Accounting and Business Advisory Services program you'll go beyond just accounting; you'll build your knowledge in areas of finance and information systems, too.

This is a specialized degree program designed to both further the success of current accounting professionals and equip career-changers with the skills necessary to enter and excel in this industry. This innovative program is ideal for those interested in the areas of public accounting, corporate or nonprofit accounting.

Enhance Your Accounting Career

The M.S. in Accounting and Business Advisory Services programs gives you the competitive advantage and the technical skills you need for effective and ethical business consulting and is an ideal choice if you are looking to:... [-]

USA Mount Vernon
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Online
University of Baltimore, Merrick School of Business

The Master of Science Business-Finance program provides motivated and talented students with a leading-edge program that includes advanced financial theory, practical bus ... [+]

Today’s business climate demands individuals who are equipped to manage the intense world of finance. Meeting those demands requires a specialized graduate degree.

The Master of Science Business-Finance program provides motivated and talented students with a leading-edge program that includes advanced financial theory, practical business applications and an understanding of current research issues. Students will learn how to apply the latest tools and technologies of financial analysis and engineering to solve the challenging problems that they will confront in a global business environment. The program differs from the M.B.A. in that both the required and elective courses are concentrated in finance, allowing students more rigorous, specialized training in this functional discipline.... [-]

USA Mount Vernon
August 2019
Full-time
1 year
Online
Exeed School of Business and Finance

Get a Master of Sciences from World’s oldest and most reputed domain specific body in Banking and Finance System. A program that will help you in developing the essential ... [+]

MSc in Banking and Finance

Get a Master of Sciences from World’s oldest and most reputed domain specific body in Banking and Finance System. A program that will help you in developing the essential knowledge needed for a successful career in banking and finance.

MSc in Banking and Finance - Online Classroom

A full-time MSc in Banking and Finance from The London Institute of Banking & Finance delivered using an online classroom with specialization in retail, wholesale, investment and digital banking.

MBA/MSc/Postgraduate Diploma

In order to prepare you for a professional transformation, Exceed School of Business and Finance brought in uniquely blended academic programs, in partnership with a leading US University. These programs are designed to equip you in realizing your management and leadership potential.... [-]

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September 2019
Full-time
Online
Utica College Online

In as little as two years, you'll gain the skills you need to lead and prepare to sit for the CPA exam. Learn how to examine records, reconcile accounts, prepare financia ... [+]

Accelerate your accounting career in any sector of business.

Utica College's online Master of Science in Accounting program is designed for students with an accounting background or specific combination of business and accounting courses, who want to take the next step in their career. In as little as two years, you'll graduate ready to conduct audits, apply tax and accounting frameworks, and use data to make strategic, ethical business decisions to drive your organization forward.

The flexible program also prepares you to sit for the CPA exam, earning you 30 credits toward the academic course requirement necessary for licensure.

Gain the career-focused skills you need to lead.... [-]

USA Utica
August 2019
Part-time
20 - 24 months
Online
Utica College Online

The Online MS in Data Science – Financial Crime teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to deliver innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Co ... [+]

The Online Master of Science in Data Science – Financial Crime from Utica College teaches students how to analyze and leverage big data to gain valuable insights that can lead to innovative ideas and solutions in a variety of fields. Core courses emphasize research design and critical evaluation of data using theoretical models, as well as the social process of making decisions and implementing solutions based on data.

This 30 credit-hour online Data Science program requires the student to complete 15 credit hours in the data science core before finishing their program with 12 credit hours in an area(s) of their choosing, and conclude with a three (3) credit master’s capstone project. The program is designed so it can be completed in as few as five continuous semesters of study (about 2 years).... [-]

USA Utica
August 2019
Part-time
20 months
Online
Utica College Online

The online Master of Science in Financial Crime and Compliance Management provides professional education to individuals who desire to advance their expertise in managing ... [+]

The online Master of Science in Financial Crime and Compliance Management provides professional education to individuals who desire to advance their expertise in managing corporate and technological resources to combat financial crime. The program combines the areas of management, technology, and analytical skills with a knowledge and understanding of economic crime and compliance from a global perspective.

The 36-credit hour online program equips students for careers such as fraud investigators, attorneys, loss-prevention managers, auditors, risk and compliance managers. The high-quality curriculum and goals of the program match the intensity of the regulatory regime and allow students to easily relate what they learn in their master's degree to their career. Through its partnership with the Association of Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialists (ACAMS), the curriculum supports student’s preparation for the CAMs exam.... [-]

USA Utica
August 2019
Part-time
2 years
Online
The University of Scranton Online

A modern education that provides a deep focus on hard-to-find financial skills. You'll study a curriculum rooted in the rigor of the Jesuit tradition. Prepare to lead: yo ... [+]

Easily Land Your Preferred Position.

Dedicated specifically to professionals who commit themselves to excellence in the finance industry, The University of Scranton's online MS in Finance delivers a modern education that provides a deep focus on hard-to-find financial skills and the CFA Institute's 6 areas of focus. It provides a program that is concentrated on the combination of ethics, technologies, and financial analysis and rooted in the rigor of the Jesuit tradition. It prepares you to lead: your career, your team, your company, in as little as 12 months.

Finance Careers: Titles, Growth Rates & Annual Pay

Employment growth for all the careers below is above the national average of 6% and reflects projections for the 2014-2024 time period. The median wage reflects salaries from 2016.... [-]

USA Scranton
September 2019
Part-time
1 year
Online
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota Online

Advance into accounting leadership with a Saint Mary's University of Minnesota's online Master of Science in Accountancy. Developed in collaboration with Certified Public ... [+]

Leading your organization demands more than strong financial skills. It demands business and managerial acumen. Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota 's online Master of Science in Accountancy (MSA) instills the advanced accounting practices as well as soft skills to teach you the human side of accounting.

Designed by professionals, for professionals, the MSA program was developed in collaboration with CPA firm partners, CFOs and other accounting leaders. These professionals need leaders within their organizations not only to possess the requisite accounting skills but also to be great managers and communicators. The core curriculum of Saint Mary’s program emphasizes highly relevant business topics such as: financial communication, leadership, ethics, information systems and strategic management.... [-]

USA Winona
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Online