What will I learn?

The Dixie L. Leavitt School of Business has offered a Masters of Accountancy (MAcc) degree for over 25 years. Our AACSB Accredited MAcc Program was established to satisfy Utah's requirement of 150 hours to take the Certified Public Accounting exam.

The graduate program provides greater breadth and depth to further develop the knowledge and skills to enter professional accountancy. With nearly a 100 percent placement rate, most graduates with a masters degree in accounting are employed by accounting firms or government agencies in Utah, Nevada, and California. Typical jobs include positions in taxation, auditing, and controllership.

Learning Outcomes

Use quantitative analysis and information technology to support decision making.
Effectively communicate information relevant to accounting.
Develop resolve to have moral courage in accounting.
Prepare for a professional career in accounting.

Foundation for the MAcc Program

Students applying for the Master of Accountancy program at SUU must satisfy the following foundation requirements before beginning work in the graduate courses (MAcc courses). Foundation Courses are available online for students needing complete prior to admission

Undergraduate MAcc Foundation Courses

Business Law
Marketing Principles
Management & Organizations
Managerial Finance
Financial Accounting
Managerial Accounting
Financial Accounting I
Financial Accounting II
Accounting Information Systems
Tax Accounting
Cost Accounting
Advanced Accounting

Which department am I in?

Dixie L. Leavitt School of Business

Study options

Full Time (30 credits)

Tuition fees
US$24,066.00 per year
Start date

Expected January, June, August 2022


Dixie L. Leavitt School of Business

351 W. University Blvd.,



84720, United States

Online/Distance (30 credits)

Tuition fees
Online-Only Students Living Outside Utah: USD $10,951 for 25 credit hours; Non-resident Students living in Utah taking Online only courses: USD $31,313 for 25 credit hours
Start date

Expected January, June, August 2022

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must meet a 2.0 minimum grade point average (GPA) on a U.S. 4.0 GPA scale. English Language Requirements: a TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) IBT minimum score 79; TOEFL paper based minimum score 550; IELTS 6.0.

For international students

GPA of 3.0 for all work completed. Bachelor's degree must be completed prior to start of program.

Acceptance to the program requires an Admission Index Score of 1400. Index= (GPA X 200)+(GMAT X 1.5) GRE scores are converted to a GMAT equivalent using this tool.



iTEP Academic 4.2

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