What will I learn?

Students in the School of Accountancy acquire practical experience in the field of accounting. The curriculum provides students with a strong technical accountancy background, a broad advanced business background and professional skills such as public speaking and information systems skills. Accountants engage in a wide variety of activities including preparing financial statements, reconciling business transactions, performing audits of public companies, and developing and using information systems to track financial performance and strategy. The field is competitive and challenging and worth it. Typical careers in accountancy include auditor, tax advisor, wealth manager, forensic accountant, corporate finance officer, and consultant. The undergraduate and master’s degree programs with a major in accountancy are merged into an integrated 150-credit curriculum to provide high-quality preparation for a career as a professional accountant in public accounting, business or government.

COMMON CAREER PATHS

You can do nearly anything with a Mizzou degree, but here are some common career paths taken by graduates of this major:

  • Accountants and Auditors
  • Budget Analysts
  • Business Teachers, Postsecondary
  • Credit Analysts
  • Financial Analysts
  • Financial Examiners
  • Tax Examiners and Collectors, and Revenue Agents
  • Tax Preparers

Which department am I in?

Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business

Study options

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees
$24,812.00 (18,40,653) per year
The tuition fee is based on 12 credit units each fall and spring semester

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

18 January 2022, 22 August 2022

Venue

Robert J. Trulaske, Sr. College of Business

Cornell Hall,

COLUMBIA,

Missouri,

65211, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Academic Requirement - High School Coursework; IGCSE scores of C or higher in five or more subjects AND three A-level certificates with a C or higher. English Language Requirements - TOEFL; Written test - 550 overall score, no section score below 52; Online test - 79 overall score, no section score below a 17; IELTS - 6.5 overall score, no section score below a 6.0.

For international students

Students must complete High School Coursework with 13 units (one unit = one year in class) with the following core coursework: Mathematics - Four units (algebra or higher), Science - Three units, Social Studies - Three units, Languages - Two units, Fine Arts - One unit.

Students must meet one of the following requirements:

  • GPA of 2.5 or higher on a U.S. 4.0 scale
  • GPA of 3.5 or higher on a U.S. 5.0 scale
  • Average grades of 80 or higher on a 100-point scale
  • Average grades of 8 or higher on a 10-point scale
  • IGCSE scores of C or higher in five or more subjects AND three A-level certificates with a C or higher

English Language Requirement:

TOEFL

Written test: 550 overall score no section score below 52
Online test: 79 overall score no section score below a 17

IELTS

6.5 overall score no section score below a 6.0

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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About University of Missouri

The University of Missouri’s beautiful 1,262 acre site offers a pleasant place to enjoy top class study at a well-renowned American institution.

  • Outstanding facilities across beautiful campus
  • Dedicated international center
  • Nationally recognized online courses
  • Diverse and active student body

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