Online Master's Degree (MS) in Accounting

Champlain College online accounting master's degree student

Accounting Program At A Glance

Get a snapshot of our 100% online, accredited MS in Accounting degree.

Overview of MS in Accounting

Read a complete overview of the MS in Accounting program in one, easy-to-digest page. Learn about the skills you'll obtain and how you can apply them upon completion of this advanced accounting degree.

Learning Outcomes

Each Champlain College academic programs is comprised of specific learning outcomes that a student can expect to demonstrate mastery of at program completion.  Further, when you're in the online MS in Accounting program, each class comes with a syllabus that provides specific learning objectives.  Many students find that they are able to put this learning to use right away, allowing them to leverage their workplace as a learning laboratory and differentiate themselves from day one.

Program Curriculum

Champlain's online MS in accounting curriculum was designed to take accounting and finance graduates to the next level. Whether your goal is a career in corporate or public accounting, or you are simply fulfilling the education requirement for the CPA exam, you will gain access to well-balanced and career-advancing curriculum available fully online. What's more, your online accounting courses will be taught by graduate-level faculty who are practitioners in the field and dedicated to your success.

Academic Calendar

The online MS in Accounting has six start dates throughout the academic year in which students can enter the program. View our academic calendar to see specific start dates and plan when starting the program will work best for you.

Admission Requirements

Prospective students interested in the online MS in Accounting program should review the program admission requirements before applying. Foundational knowledge in accounting and finance is required to ensure student success in the program and eligibility to sit for the CPA exam. Connecting with one of our admission representatives is another way to learn more about the application process. Do not hesitate to call us at 888.545.3459 to learn more.

Apply for Your Master's in Accounting

Our free online application should take you approximately 15 minutes to complete. If you choose to return to your application later, your information will be saved so you can pick up where you left off. After you submit your application, you can expect to hear from our admissions team within a few days.

Tuition & Financial Aid

Champlain's affordable online Master's degree in accounting is designed to be completed within an year. At only 30 credits, and with no online technology fees, the program is a great value. The MS in Accounting program is eligible for federal student aid and VA benefits.

Accounting Program Certificates

The online MS in Accounting is designed for accounting professionals who want more career options, and the ability to specialize in an area of interest. Choose from a number of graduate certificates that are completed while you progress on your master's journey. Expand your network of professionals across the country as you engage with students in other disciplines. And, develop yourself as a well-rounded professional with a diverse and multifaceted graduate-level knowledge base and skill set.

CPA Licensure

The Uniform CPA examination ensures that only qualified individuals become licensed CPAs. Although there is a single, national Uniform CPA examination from American Institute of CPAs, each jurisdiction (or state) has its own eligibility requirements to sit for it. The jurisdictions also set the time period in which the four sections comprising the examination must be completed. Learn more about CPA licensure here.

Accounting Program Director

Our full-time Program Directors are proud of the academic programs they develop and maintain, and the practitioner-scholars they recruit and develop as faculty across the country. In close collaboration with our faculty, academic advisors, e-learning and quality assurance teams, our Program Director, Dr. Linda Miller, is dedicated to providing a relevant and meaningful academic experience students take with them for life. And, they are thrilled to welcome students to our campus and recognize all of their hard work at our annual Master's hooding and commencement ceremonies.

Upcoming Accounting Program Webinars

Program webinars are an ideal place to learn more about the academic programs and have your admission and other questions answered. Offered prior to each admission deadline, program webinars are ideal for taking a deeper dive into program outcomes, learning more about career outcomes, and much more. Learn more about upcoming MS in Accounting Online webinars and register today.

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Ready to learn more about the online MS in Accounting program at Champlain College? Have questions that you cannot find answers to on our website? We would love to hear from you. Request information and we will respond within one business day.