Graduate – Master of Accounting (MAcc)
The Master of Accounting (MAcc) degree program is an accelerated, cohort-based graduate program designed to help you, as an undergraduate accounting (business) major, achieve your career goals and certification requirements. The MAcc program offers a dynamic learning environment to prepare you to sit for all four sections of CPA exam.
The School of Accountancy at KSU’s Coles College of Business is one of the largest accounting programs in the State of Georgia, and is home to the internationally recognized Internal Audit Center.
Hear what our graduates have to say about their Master of Accounting degree experience.
Median Salary: National $129,890; Georgia $126,460
Job Growth Job Growth by 2028: National 16%; Georgia 26%
Median Salary: National $81,590; Georgia $75,2900
Job Growth Job Growth by 2028: National 6%; Georgia 17%
*Sources: Bureau of Labor Statistics and O*Net Online
Accounting Degree Benefits at Kennesaw State
- Accelerated, Specialized Training – The Master of Accounting program is delivered in a two-semester, accelerated format where you can select one of two specializations: Audit/Advisory or Tax.
- Hands-On Experience – The MAcc program is more than a classroom experience. You will gain hands-on experience and work with others to help develop your skills. Available resources include personalized academic and career advisement, access to resume and interview workshops, and a network with leading accounting professionals.
- CPA Exam Preparation – Includes a Capstone course to prepare you to take all four sections of the CPA exam. Program tuition covers registration, purchasing of textbooks, lunches, CPA exam preparation, and CPA sitting fees.
- AACSB International Accreditation – Earn an advanced accounting degree that meets the high industry standards set by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB), which is considered the benchmark for business education quality
Department Contact Information
School of Accountancy – Master of Accounting (MAcc)
Kennesaw State University
560 Parliament Garden Way NW
Kennesaw, GA 30144
3333 Busbee Dr NW
Kennesaw, GA 30144
MAcc Program Coordinator
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1Program tuition is an estimate based on the average student's time to complete. Costs for books, travel, other miscellaneous fees (parking, labs, graduation, etc.) are not included. Tuition and fee changes are posted in the Spring and are effective for Fall semester. Please note that fees are subject to change at the end of any academic term without prior notice. For additional information, see tuition and fees or graduate program financial aid.