Catalogue 2012 - 2013

Five-year Bachelor/MSA Program

This program allows undergraduate full time accounting majors in the College of Business to accelerate the completion of both the bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Accounting. Students can earn the Master of Science in Accounting degree within five years of entry as an undergraduate. A detailed program of study can be found at Five year Bachelor MSA Program.

Program Prerequisites:

Satisfied after completing the following undergraduate courses: AC 201, AC 202, AC 305, AC 306, AC 309, AC 330, AC 413, AC 419 AND FIN 214, with a “B” average or better and no grade below a “C”. Program Application and Admission Requirements:

  1. Earn an overall GPA of 3.0.
  2. Complete the College of Business Graduate Studies application and essays for the MSA program. All application materials should be submitted to the Admissions Office.
  3. Forward scores for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) to the Admissions Office. Students should seek to score 500 or higher on the GMAT.

Applicants may take up to two graduate courses in their senior year. A third graduate course may be taken during the senior year after a student has been admitted.