Skip to Main Content

Master of Science in Accounting (MS)

Master of Science in Accounting (MS)

With the South College Master of Science in Accounting program, you can expand your accounting knowledge and work to prepare for expanding opportunities. You can pursue your degree in accounting fully online.

CAMPUSES AVAILABLE:
Online

Your Future Starts Here.

  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden
  • Hidden

Degree Features

Master of Science in Accounting

  1. Program Duration

    12 months (full-time)

  2. Financial Aid

    Available for qualified applicants

  3. Location

    Online

Financial Aid

Financial aid, offered through a variety of government, state, and local programs, grants, and scholarships—is available to those who qualify. To learn more about the financing options available to help you pursue a Master’s degree in Accounting, contact us today.

Industry Outlook

As you work toward your future professional goals, review the related information at the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Master of Science in Accounting (MS)

Program Overview

The mission of the Master of Science in Accounting program is to provide a high-quality graduate, online education for students who desire a professional accounting career. The program’s curriculum emphasizes development of accounting knowledge and skills in areas such as financial reporting, taxation, business law, auditing, financial statement analysis, accounting information systems, managerial accounting, governmental and nonprofit accounting, and forensic accounting. In addition to building industry knowledge, our coursework seeks to enhance development of critical thinking capabilities, problem and scenario analysis, communication skills, and approaches to compliance with professional responsibility obligations and ethics specific to the field of accounting.

South College

Accreditation

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING, MASTER OF SCIENCE IN NURSING, DOCTOR OF SCIENCE IN NURSING, POST-GRADUATE CERTIFICATES, ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE IN NURSING, CERTIFICATE IN PRACTICAL NURSING

State Authorization (Asheville, Atlanta, Indianapolis, Knoxville, Nashville, Orlando)

The South College Bachelor of Science in Nursing program offered at the Parkside Learning Site (Knoxville) received initial approval from the Tennessee Board of Nursing in December 2003, with full approval granted in September 2008. Approval for the addition of the Nashville Learning Site was granted in November 2016. The Master of Science in Nursing program received approval in November 2016. The Doctor of Nursing Practice program received approval in February 2020. The Post-Graduate Certificate programs received approval in August 2021. The South College Bachelor of Science in Nursing program offered at the Asheville Learning Site received initial approval from the North Carolina Board of Nursing in February 2016, with full approval granted in May 2019. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program offered at the Atlanta Learning Site received initial approval from the Georgia Board of Nursing in September 2018. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program offered at the Orlando Learning Site received initial approval from the Florida Board of Nursing in November 2021. The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program offered at the Indianapolis campus received initial accreditation from the Indiana Board of Nursing in July 2022.

The South College Associate of Science in Nursing program (Knoxville & Nashville Learning Site) was approved by the Tennessee Board of Nursing in November 2022.

The South College Certificate program in Practical Nursing offered at the Parkside Learning Site (Knoxville) received approval from the Tennessee Board of Nursing in February 2018. Approval for the addition of the Nashville Learning Site was granted in November 2018. The Certificate program in Practical Nursing was approved by the Georgia Board of Nursing for the Atlanta Learning Site in May 2019 to begin the first class in June 2020. The Certificate program in Practical Nursing was approved by the Florida Board of Nursing for the Orlando Learning Site in November 2021.

South College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award degrees at the doctorate, educational specialist, master’s, baccalaureate, and associate levels, as well as certificates. Questions about the accreditation of South College may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, by calling (404) 679-4500, or by using information available on SACSCOC’s website (www.sacscoc.org).

SACSCOC-Stamp-Color

Request Info