Hands-On Learning Opportunities
IC’s flexible Master’s in Accounting equips you with essential knowledge and theory in advanced topics related to your interests and career goals. You’ll have opportunities to practice accounting and auditing with real clients, and your electives will dive deep into tax research, related laws, industry-specific practices, consulting, and income tax preparation.
Choose Your Own Pace
You’ll also choose your pace of study: the 30-credit program can be completed part-time or full-time in just nine months. These options allow you to prioritize your career, whether you’re aiming for CPA licensure in less than a year or you’re balancing academic work with personal and professional commitments.
Candidates looking to meet the 150-hour education requirement for CPA licensure are required to have completed a bachelor’s degree in accounting from an accredited institution or at least 60 credit hours of equivalent coursework. Learn more about qualifying for the CPA exam in New York and other states.
Ithaca College’s Master of Science in Accounting program is AACSB-accredited.