Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAC)
The Master of Professional Accountancy (MPAC) program provides an in-depth study within the field of accounting. The program offers advanced study for individuals engaged in or seeking careers in, public accounting, industry, and government.
Required Core Courses
- Managerial Accounting
- Financial Accounting - Theory & Analysis
- Advanced Accounting Information Systems
- Federal Taxation Theory & Research
- Advanced Auditing
- Fraud Examination
- Commercial Law
Full Admission to the Master of Professional Accountancy program may be granted to an applicant who:
-- Has earned a baccalaureate degree which is fully accredited by one of the recognized accrediting agencies, and meets all other requirements for admission to the Graduate School.
--Has a GPA of 2.75 in all accounting courses, with no grade less than a "C" in the following courses: Intermediate Accounting (6 hours), Tax Accounting, Cost Accounting, Auditing, Advanced Accounting, and Fund Accounting.
-- Has a GPA of 3.0 on all upper-division courses, exclusive of accounting courses.
--Has demonstrated writing proficiency as evidenced by scores of at least 3.5 on the GMAT Analytical Writing component or 3.0 on the Collegiate Assessment of Academic Proficiency (CAAP) Writing Essay Test.
-- Has a GPA of 3.0 on all Business core courses, with no grade less than a "C" for 15 hours of the following courses: Accounting Systems, Finance, Management Principles, Strategic Management, and Marketing Principles (3 hours each).
-- Has on file a Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) score of at least 380.
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