Graduate Snapshot - Accounting
Description of Program:
The Graduate Accounting program leads to the Master of Science in Accounting (M.S.) degree. The primary goal of the M.S. program is to prepare business and non-business majors for entry into the public accounting profession. It serves as the "fifth" year in preparing students for the 150 hours of postsecondary education required for AICPA membership and required (or scheduled to be required) to become a certified public accountant in most jurisdictions.
Degrees Offered: Master of Science in Accounting (M.S.)
Concentration: Accounting Information Systems (AIS), Taxation
Program Website: http://www.jmu.edu/cob/accounting/MSA.shtml
Catalog Website: http://www.jmu.edu/gradcatalog/12/programs/accounting.html