M.S. Managerial Accounting

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
Country: United States
Admission Sessions: Spring Session
Study Format: Part Time
Mode of Study: Online

Programme Type

Master's degree


18 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on a transformative journey with our MS Accounting Program, where academic excellence meets real-world application. This program, carefully crafted and led by accomplished CPAs, forensic accountants, former IRS examiners, and managerial accountants, is your gateway to realizing your dream career and excelling in relevant certification exams. The MS Accounting Program is not just an educational path; it’s a personalized experience designed to cater to your specific interests and aspirations.



Guided by industry experts, the Master of Science in Accounting (MSA) program at Indiana Wesleyan University is a dynamic learning experience. Tailor your education with our customizable MSA program, offering multiple specializations like Financial Accounting, Public Accounting, and Managerial Accounting. Elevate your skills through hands-on projects, providing a practical approach to solving real accounting challenges. Immerse yourself in course materials using cutting-edge tools like virtual reality, video discussions, concept maps, and demo videos from instructors. Our 100% online learning format ensures flexibility, allowing you to complete the program in approximately 18 months.


Admission Requirements

To join our MS Accounting Program, meet the following criteria:

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution recognized by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • Maintain an undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or higher, based on a minimum of 30 completed hours. Applicants with a GPA below 2.5 may be admitted on a probationary basis following DeVoe School of Business guidelines.
  • MGMT-501  Foundations of Graduate Business3 Hours
  • ACCT-511  Ethics and Business Law for Accountants3 Hours
  • ACCT-512  Financial Accounting Theory3 Hours
  • ACCT-520  Advanced Managerial Accounting3 Hours
  • ACCT-513  Accounting Information Systems and Control3 Hours
  • ACCT-514  Advanced Auditing3 Hours
  • ACCT-517  Corporate Taxation3 Hours
  • ACCT-516  Forensic Accounting and Fraud Examination3 Hours
  • ACCT-540  Financial Planning, Performance and Analytics3 Hours
  • ACCT-541  Performance Management: Planning, Budget and Forecasting3 Hours
  • ACCT-542  Strategic Financial Management3 Hours
  • ACCT-543  Decision Analysis

36 Total

$565/ Credit Hour *

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of the MS Accounting Program often find themselves in prominent roles such as CPAs, forensic accountants, internal auditors, management accountants, and financial analysts. Beyond these roles, career progression may lead to leadership positions, consultancy roles, and specialization in emerging areas of accounting.

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