What will I learn?

The Master of Accountancy (MAcc) degree program supports the mission of Northern Kentucky University to educate “students to be productive citizens, to prepare them for success in careers and occupations….” The concentration is the Accounting Practice and Reporting concentration. This concentration meets the needs of students who do not have an undergraduate degree in accounting but who wish to pursue a career in accounting.

Accounting Practice and Reporting Concentration Requirements (36 credit hours)

The Accounting Practice and Reporting concentration is a 36-semester hour program composed of 12 required courses. The required courses are listed below. For all courses, prerequisites must be met, unless approval is granted by the program director.

Required courses (36 credit hours):

ACC 500 Auditing (3 credits)

ACC 520 Tax Planning (3 credits)

ACC 600 Accounting Skills (3 credits)

ACC 603 Consolidations and Partnerships (3 credits)

ACC 604 Financial Accounting I (3 credits)

ACC 606 Financial Accounting II (3 credits)

ACC 620 Tax Research and Practice (3 credits)

ACC 633 Business Law for Accountants (3 credits)

ACC 640 Advanced Auditing (3 credits)

ACC 670 Accounting Analytics Capstone (3 credits)

ACC 688 CPA Review - Regulation (3 credits)

ACC 689 CPA Review-Financial (3 credits)

Which department am I in?

Haile/US Bank College of Business

Study options

Full Time (36 credit hours)

Tuition fees
USD $832 per credit hour
Application deadline

1 July 2022

Start date

Expected August 2022


Haile/US Bank College of Business



41099, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution with a GPA of 2.5 or higher

For international students

All undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) coursework from accredited institutions with a minimum 2.8 undergraduate grade point average (GPA).

English Language Requirements:

TOEFL scores must meet a minimum score of 550 on the paper version, 213 of the computer-based version, or 79 on the internet based (iBT) version

IETLTS scores must met a 6.5 on the general band portion

Application deadline: Jul/01 for Fall.

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


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