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Master of Accountancy

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First Steps

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MAcy Advisor, Laurie Brown

An email is the first step to exploring your options.


For more information about the Master of Accountancy (MAcy) Degree Program at Texas State University, as well as pursuing CPA Exam eligibility, please send a detailed email to Laurie Brown.

Once your email is received, the advisor can arrange a Zoom meeting or phone call appointment to further discuss your options.

 

Master of Accountancy

Whether striving to become a certified public accountant, or wanting to advance as a professional in their field, the Master of Accountancy (MAcy) Degree at Texas State University will give students the tools they need for a successful career.

The Graduate Accounting program provides a comprehensive and engaging experience where students explore the social, ethical and environmental effects of accounting.

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The MAcy program is designed to provide a foundation of knowledge for advanced accounting studies, core accounting courses and electives. The MAcy can also be used to meet the 150 hour education requirement for the Certified Public Accountant (CPA) exam in Texas.


Set yourself apart with an AACSB-accredited Master of Accountancy (MAcy) Degree from Texas State University!

Courses

The MAcy program provides rigorous training to develop critical proficiencies in accounting fundamentals including an emphasis in critical thinking, communication skills and the use of technology in an evolving accounting industry.

The graduate accounting program includes courses in: 

  • financial statement reporting and analysis
  • professional accounting research
  • regulation and professionalism
  • accounting analysis for managerial decision making
  • business entity taxation

Career Perspectives

Employment of accountants and auditors is projected to grow by 6 percent from 2018 to 2028, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Median pay for accountants and auditors is $71,550. As the financial world becomes increasingly more data driven and globally integrated, companies are seeking out highly skilled accountants who have the expertise to step into complex leadership roles. 

Possible careers paths for graduates include: 

  • auditor
  • tax professional
  • forensic or business accountant
  • financial analyst
  • chief financial officer

Helpful Links

Below are a few links designed to help students begin their journey in the Master of Accountancy program at Texas State University.

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