Online Master of Science in Accounting Curriculum

The M.S.A. curriculum is designed to build your specialized technical knowledge and competencies across the accounting, tax and auditing disciplines. The online program consists of 33 credit hours of accounting, auditing, and taxation courses.

Students with a business background will take 11 M.S.A. online courses that include:

  • Core courses: 30 credit hours
  • Capstone course: 3 credit hours

Students who already have a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and/or a CPA will take 10 M.S.A. courses that include: (Note: no one has a B.A. in Accounting that is a liberal arts degree)

  • Core courses: 9 credit hours
  • Capstone course: 3 credit hours
  • Electives: 21 credit hours

Core Courses and Capstone Course for All Students

Additional Core Courses for Students with a Limited Accounting Background

Elective Courses

Enterprise Risk Management


Advance your career with an online M.S.A. from St. John’s University. Contact us at 844-393-1677 or Request More Information today!